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The evolution of the comprehensive school, 1926-1972

Author: David Rubinstein; Brian Simon
Publisher: London : Routledge, 2007.
Series: Routledge library editions., History of education ;, 31.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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Sets the movement towards comprehensive education against its historical background. This book discusses the reasons for the decision to establish a national comprehensive system.

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Rubinstein, David.
Evolution of the comprehensive school, 1926-1972.
London : Routledge, 2007
(DLC) 2009294368
(OCoLC)228436376
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David Rubinstein; Brian Simon
ISBN: 9781135030827 1135030820
OCLC Number: 842264671
Notes: First ed. published as 'The evolution of the comprehensive school 1926-1966', London : Routledge and Kegan Paul, 1969. This ed. originally published: London : Routledge and Kegan Paul, 1973.
Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 136 pages).
Contents: THE EVOLUTION OF THE COMPREHENSIVE SCHOOL, 1926-1972; Copyright; The Evolution of the Comprehensive School, 1926-1972; Copyright; Acknowledgements; Contents; Preface; 1 The background of the comprehensive school; Elementary and secondary schools: two parallel systems; Trends up to 1914; 'Selection by differentiation'-the Hadow reports; The theory of intelligence and selective tests; The 'multilateral' school and the Spens report; An open question; 2 The War and the Education Act, 1939-44; The need for reform; Prelude to legislation; The White Paper and the Norwood report, 1943. The Education Act, 1944. A New Phase3 The tripartite system of secondary education, 1945-52; Education and social advance; The pattern of provision-local authority development plans; The 'trend from multilateralism'; Selection and the secondary modern school; The first plans for comprehensive schools; 1951-attitudes harden; 4 New trends and expansion, 1953-62; Technological change and economic advance; New developments in the secondary modern schools; Parental aspirations; Social class and educational opportunity; The growing critique of segregation; The defence of the grammar school. 5 Comprehensive schools take root, 1953-62Conditions for development; Government and local authorities; The new comprehensive schools-academic organisation; The new comprehensive schools-social organisation; The Leicestershire Experiment-a two-tier system; A decade of experience-the position in 1962; 6 Towards a comprehensive system of secondary education; A grass roots movement for comprehensive reorganisation; A change in national policy: Circular 10/65; Inside the comprehensive schools-moves towards integration; Past, present and future; 7 Postscript, 1966-1972. The Labour government, 1964-1970Return of the Tories, 1970-2; Inside the schools, 1966-72; Conclusion; 8 Suggestions for further reading; Bibliography.
Series Title: Routledge library editions., History of education ;, 31.
Responsibility: David Rubinstein [and] Brian Simon.

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