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Rethinking the school magazine

Reform and expansion changed middle-class education in the nineteenth century. As a result, the middle-class school is ideal for ‘Rethinking the Institution in the Long Nineteenth Century,’ the aim of a conference held between 13 and 14 July 2017 at Liverpool John...

Anniversary Conference programme

We are pleased to announce the draft programme for our 50th Anniversary Conference: ‘Celebration, Commemoration and Collaboration – Milestones in the History of Education’ 10 – 12 November 2017 at The Winchester Hotel Conference hashtag: #ukhes50 @HistEdSocUK...



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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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