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by Fred H.
4 months ago (57 replies) |
Last reply by Fred : Content copyright 2014. Nashua Schoolhouse. All rights reserved http://nashuaschoolhouse.com/Country_School_Life.html ... more»
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by Fred H.
1 year ago (3 replies) |
Last reply by Fred : http://www.historycentral.com/TheColonies/Education.html ... more»
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by Fred H.
1 year ago (10 replies) |
Last reply by Fred : Schools however were generally for the boys. It was not customary to educate women since her place was the home. She didn't have any economic pressure to earn her own living since she was going to get married and raise a... more»
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by Fred H.
1 year ago (4 replies) |
Last reply by Fred : During the colonial times the school lessons were different then the school lessons today. They had tongue twisters, they had spelling words, they had math, they had science, they also had writing and homework. During the... more»
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by Fred H.
1 year ago (5 replies) |
Last reply by Fred : Class differences were most pronounced in the South, where only upper-class men were widely educated. The Gazette reports that, in Virginia, literacy among the male gentry was almost 100 percent, and only 40 percent of laborers,... more»
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by Fred H.
1 year ago (2 replies) |
Last reply by Fred : Middle Colonies schools were also largely religious but taught the teachings of one religion. If you were a Catholic, you learned about the Catholic religion. Most schools were private. Students also learned other subjects... more»
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by Fred H.
1 year ago (5 replies) |
Last reply by Fred : References     Barnard, John and David Burner, "The American Experience in Education", 1975. New Viewpoints, (a Division of Franklin Watts, Inc.), NY.   Pruitt, Anne S., "In Pursuit of... more»
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