ABSTRACT

The Education Act of 1944 launched an unprecedented experiment in the history of education in the UK. This book is a brief survey of the routes by which compulsory free secondary education was arrived at, as well as an examination of the position in 1949 and suggestions for the future.

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EVOLUTION TH-CENTURY GROPINGS

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the 3R's held dangers which not all the

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the annual examination. This is

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FREE PLAGES

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3½ hours;

15½ hours a week,

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for educational reform. And the First

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"A SECOND STAGE"

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A NEW CONCEPT

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PURPOSE AND OBJECTIVES

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AGE OF ENTRY

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ORGANISATION

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The East Riding of Yorkshire has encouraged

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COURSES AND CURRICULA

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on to point out that intellectual

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½ or 7

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PAUSE FOR DIAGNOSIS

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SCHOOL AND LIFE