History of Education Society

Promoting the study and teaching of the history of education

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On this day in 1870 the new Education Bill (later Act) was introduced into parliament. I wrote a short column in Feb's @BBCHistoryMag ! @brookes_edu @ResearchHSS @HistEdSocUK

#OTD in 1870, William Forster presented the Elementary Education Bill, which would become the Education Act of 1870. It was the first milestone in the establishment of compulsory education for 5 to 13 year olds #histed

Annual Conference 2018

Revolution, Remembrance and Re-vision: Charting the Path of Education

November 9-10, 2018
The Strand Hotel, Ennis Road, Limerick

History of Education Society, UK

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

Online search of articles from historical journals, 1939-2014

CHEA/ACHÉ 21st Biennial Conference

CALL FOR PAPERS Conference Dates: October 22-25, 2020Conference Location: Victoria, BC – Laurel Point Inn Deadline for Submissions:  March 30th, 2020    Theme: One Hundred Years of Educational Stability and Change, 1920-2020 In...