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Educating Workhouse Children

Educating Workhouse Children by Dr Lesley Hulonce In 1877 schools inspector, J. L. Clutterbuck, painted this rather weary and monotonous picture of workhouse education: The annals of workhouse schools, as a rule, are uneventful. Teachers come and go, and boards of...



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Annual Conference 2017

Celebration, Commemoration and Collaboration – milestones in the history of education

November 10-12, 2017
Winchester Hotel, Worthy Lane, Winchester

History of Education Society, UK

Credit for photo, with great thanks: Hampshire Record Office: 70A09/4/112/183.

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