1st Edition

Indicative Past
A Hundred Years of the Girls' Public Day School Trust

ISBN 9780415761710
Published August 12, 2014 by Routledge
256 Pages

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Book Description

Originally published in 1971,this volume is much more than a history of the Girls’ Public Day School Trust; it examines the growth of educational opportunities for girls and is set against a background of changing social attitudes and ideas. The book is mainly concerned with a small group of schools which pioneered girls’ education in the nineteenth century; schools which to this day, whether maintained, direct grant or independent are all concerned to provide the best possible educational opportunities for development and fulfilment to their pupils.

Table of Contents

Schools included:

  • Bath, Birkenhead, Blackheath, Brighton & Hove, Bromley, Croydon, Ipswich, Kensington, Liverpool, Newcastle, Norwich, Nottingham, Notting Hill & Ealing, Oxford, Portsmouth, Putney, Sheffield, Shrewsbury, South Hampstead, Streatham Hill, Sutton, Sydenham, Wimbledon

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