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Family History Workshop: Your Ancestors’ Education – GI 23 177 (Face to Face and Online)

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12 April 2024 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm BST

Tutor: Lorraine Spindler BA (Hons) Dip Euro Hum

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Date: 12 April 2024
Time:
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Length of Course:
3 Fridays
Reference Code:
GI 23 177
Cost:
£63.00 – £76.50
Location:
Ward Street
Guildford, Surrey GU1 4LH

Overview

From boarding to ragged schools, we will examine our ancestors’ education. The evolution of medieval monastic schools to the inclusive and comprehensive system today. Learn how to find and interpret school records. Together we will chart the changes to school-leaving age and the curriculum from the Georgian period to the present day. Discover the hidden consequences to your own family history.

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