The Old Grammar Schools

The Old Grammar Schools

by Foster Watson

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The Old Grammar Schools by Foster Watson

First published in 1968. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781317949220
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 01/09/2014
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 166
File size: 947 KB

Table of Contents

Preface; 1. The development of grammar schools; 2. The grammar schools and the renascence; 3. Grammar school founders: the great warrior prelates; 4. Grammar school founders: the great Tudor merchants; 5. The Marian 'exiles' and the grammar schools; 6. Church control of the grammar schools; 7. The church and the grammar schools: religious observances and instruction; 8. The grammar school curriculum; 9. The old grammar school: internal life; 10. The decadence of grammar schools and the rise of the 'great public schools'; Short bibliography; Index.

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