The English Higher Grade Schools

Author: Meriel Vlaeminke
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1136225714
Size: 52.85 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
View: 1311
Download
The English higher grade schools formed a key part of an expanding 19th-century education system, but they threatened the vested interests of a powerful Establishment bent on reaffirming the status quo. The author analyzes the 1902 Education Act as a retrogressive move by which much was lost.

Gender Colonialism And Education

Author: Joyce Goodman
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134981686
Size: 13.22 MB
Format: PDF
View: 4976
Download
An examination of the ways in which gender intersects with informal and formal education in England, Germany, Indonesia, South Africa, USA and the Netherlands. The book looks at various issues including: citizenship; authority; colonialism and education; and the construction of national identities.

Oxford And The Decline Of The Collegiate Tradition

Author: David Palfreyman
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1136225145
Size: 68.97 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
View: 5798
Download
For centuries, the idea of collegiality has been integral to the British understanding of higher education. This book examines how its values are being restructured in response to the 21st-century pressures of massification and managerialism.

Girls Secondary Education In The Western World

Author: Joyce Goodman
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
ISBN: 9780230619463
Size: 17.26 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
View: 3556
Download
This long-awaited synthesis approaches the past three centuries with an eye to highlighting the importance of significant schools, as well as important women educators in the emergence of secondary education for girls. At the same time, each contributor pays careful attention to the specific political, cultural, and socio-economic factors that shaped the emergence of a secondary system open to women. A chronological framework highlights the most important moments of change and attention to how countries exported girls' education to the colonies, as well as the transnational discussion on the subject, makes this volume an exciting addition to scholarship on women's history and the history of education.

Bpr

Author:
Publisher:
ISBN:
Size: 39.71 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
View: 3679
Download

Dictionary Of British Education

Author: Professor Peter Gordon
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 113578311X
Size: 46.82 MB
Format: PDF
View: 3298
Download
This is an up-to-date guide for teachers and parents, administrators, governors , students and others to help the find their way about the increasingly complex world of education. The main section provides a dictionary that is more than a simple set of definitions: many words in education have been put into some kind of historical context to become fully meaningful. The second part gives some important landmarks from the nineteenth century to the present time, and also provides a list of political heads of education since state education was established. The final section is devoted to a list of acronyms and abbreviations, both of which have been the subject of multiple definitions in recent years.