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Edwardian era Hettie's World History

Education’s Early 20th Century Debate: Classic vs. Progressive Education

If you were a student in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, you would have been given a classical education. This was especially true for boys. Girls were taught more feminine subjects such as music, needlework and home management, but increasingly they, too, were becoming educated.  (This post is a companion piece to Melina […]

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