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Scottish education, school and university, from early times to 1908

by Kerr, John

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Published by University press in Cambridge .
Written in English

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  • Scotland.
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    • Education -- Scotland

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      Statementby John Kerr.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLA651 .K46
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 442 p.
      Number of Pages442
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL245393M
      LC Control Numbere 10000805
      OCLC/WorldCa5959337

      State involvement in education in Scotland began with the Education Act, which introduced compulsory education for the eldest sons of nobles. But it was the Education Act which was truly innovative, providing for a school and a schoolmaster in every parish in Scotland. Many believe this was only the second nationwide. This book is a significant update of the successful earlier editions - Scottish Education published in , and Scottish Education: Post-devolution published in It reflects the very considerable changes which have taken place in education in recent years, taking account of a wealth of new research evidence.4/5(5).

      Scottish Education: School and University, from Early Times to by John Kerr Scottish Education: School and University, from Early Times to by John Kerr (pp. ). The University of Edinburgh (abbreviated as Edin. in post-nominals), founded in , is the sixth oldest university in the English-speaking world and one of Scotland's ancient university has five main campuses in the city of Edinburgh, with many of the buildings in the historic Old Town belonging to the university. The university played an important role in Budget: £ million (–18).

      Scottish Education and School Systems Scotland has led the world in a commitment to excellence in education for centuries. We were the first country in the world to provide universal education open to both boys and girls, as early as the 17th century. Academic Scottish History This is a list of some of the history books I had to read for my post-graduate degree in Scottish Historical Research at the University of St Andrews. The list is in progress and none of them are in order of my favorites.


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Scottish education, school and university, from early times towith an addendum Cambridge: University Press, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: John Kerr. From early times to by John Kerr, M.A., LL.D. () PREFACE WHEN, at the suggestion of the Syndics of the Cambridge University Press, I undertook to write the History of Scottish Education from early times to the present day, I did so with much hesitation.

Scottish Education: School and University - From Early Times to with an Addendum [John Kerr] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Originally published inthis book presents a history of Scottish education from the pre-Reformation period up until Discussion of both schools and universities is includedAuthor: John Psychologist Kerr.

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Kerr, John, Scottish education, school and university, from early times to Cambridge, University Press, Post-devolution. Author: T. Bryce,Tom G. Bryce,Walter M. Humes; Publisher: Edinburgh University Press ISBN: Category: Education Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» The second edition of the standard text on educational provision in Scotland covers educational practice and professional thinking from pre-school and primary through.

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George Lewis published a book - 'Scotland a Half Educated Nation' - pointing to the growing failure of the Scottish system to cater for the educational needs of an expanding population, particularly in urban areas. Indeed, as early as it was estimated that around two-thirds of school children were receiving an.

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Education in early modern Scotland includes all forms of education within the modern borders of Scotland, between the end of the Middle Ages in the late fifteenth century and the beginnings of the Enlightenment in the mid-eighteenth century.

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The Kirk had a central role in the supervision of such schools and in the appointment of the schoolmaster or dominie. From these early developments there grew a respect in Scotland for education and learning.

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