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History of early Scottish education.

John Edgar

History of early Scottish education.

by John Edgar

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Published by J. Thin, publisher to the University in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Education -- History -- Scotland.

  • The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 333 p. ;
    Number of Pages333
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21520083M

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The most up to date information and versions of the legislation and policy which forms the basis of Scottish Education. An introduction to the senior phase of the curriculum and to post learning choices.

A summary of the core policies and related guidance which underpin CLD work in Scotland. Early learning and childcare is a generic term. The history of schools in Scotland includes the development of all schools as institutions and buildings in Scotland, from the early Middle Ages to the present day.

From the early Middle Ages there were bardic schools, that trained individuals in the poetic and musical arts. Monasteries served as major repositories of knowledge and education, often running schools.

A new edition of the bestselling textbook for Scottish teacher education courses. This detailed, informed and critical account of contemporary education in Scotland examines each of the main sectors in depth: early years, primary, secondary, further and higher education.

Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Edgar, John, History of early Scottish education Edinburgh, J.

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