Village Schools

A History of Rural Elementary Education from the 18th to the 21st Century in Prose and Verse
Author(s): 
Proctor, John
ISBN: 
0195979966
Date published: 
October 2005
Hardback
Price: 
£11.99

Village Schools traces, through three centuries, the development of rural education in the United Kingdom and abroad. Memoirs, contemporary observations and versse are used effectively to enable the reader to look over the shoulders of the pupils, teachers, inspectors or occasional visitors, into a surprising variety of ancient and modern village schools.