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    The Department for Education and Employment is in charge of state schools within England, They are responsible for issues affecting children (under 18â€TMs) in England including child protection and education issues, as well as working to create policies and procedures that direct and support schools as organisations to support children and young people to achieve their full potential. The DFE works to promote equal opportunities for all children and young people, and promote the best and highest education outcome possible for the children in England. The DFE works to develop the quality of services available to children, as well as ensuring that the services are meeting the differing needs of children around the country. The DFE is also responsible…

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    The comparison of the educational systems in England and China reveals the philosophical values of education. According to Chua (2011: 63) ‘Western parents try to respect their children’s individuality […] [whereas] the Chinese believe that the best way to protect their children is by preparing them for the future, [by] arming them with skills and work habits’ thus emphasising the impact that cultural differences can have upon education. Due to global competiveness, both countries perspectives…

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    preschool and nursery - ages 0-5 pupils aged 4-5 in reception classes in primary schools. primary education ages between 5-11. Secondary education ages 11-16. further education aged 16-18. however special educational needs schools age 0-18. Foundation schools are where each have a governing body that runs the school in setting admissions policy in agreement with the local education authority usually everything is owned by the governing body. Trust schools are similar to foundation schools,…

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    Colonial American was separated into three different mini societies that each had their own beliefs and values based on upon what was important in that geographic region. For example, the South had an agricultural society with a dispersed population, run by wealthy land-owning aristocrats. The Middle Colonies had a very diverse population and large cities of commerce and trade. The New England colonies were strongly dominated by Puritan religious influence. These differing social structures and…

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    Sir Thomas More is considered one of the most significant English intellectuals of the early 16th century. He was an exceptional example of what education could obtain in England. Thomas More was an English lawyer, writer, scholar, leader in Utopian Literature, Member of Parliament, Chancellor and Catholic martyr. More was born into the family of a well-renounced lawyer on February 7, 1478. More’s family, although not that of a noble family, that had a long tradition of civic service to London…

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    On August 29th, 1632 in Wrington, United Kingdom John Locke was born.He was considered to be a philosopher. A philosopher is a person who offers views or theories on profound questions in ethics. His parents were Puritans. Puritans were a group of Protestants that came into being during the 16th century within the already established Church of England. They wanted a simpler set of rules and worship ceremonies. They felt that there needed to be a stricter use of the rules of the church that…

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    In the southern countries such as Italy, the students started their studies by studying Latin grammar and rhetoric, while the northern countries such as England began with Roman grammar and rhetoric and other advanced subjects. Those who were educated could have the better jobs in society, such as diplomats, political figures, military leaders, and businessmen. All of these occupations were able to build a stable country, both politically and military. However, education was different for men…

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    settled into New England and the Chesapeake regions, both the regions developed into two distinct societies. How can people of the same ethnicity influence and change the societies so drastically? The two societies had different needs and purposes for why they were founded. They also differ in social, political, economical aspects and in geography. Since social differences, politics, economics and geography can really influence a society; this is what distinguished the New England region from…

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    children of the permanent families. Of particular note are Willie Moore, Jule Woolman, Cecil Rankin, Ethel and Artie Armstrong and Horace Butler. He felt he was ”brought up” by the Jennings - John Jennings in particular. He taught Nelson about the love of the woods, some of his early stories of the lake and fishing. This, it would seem, was a big part of Nelson 's informal education. Nelson, born in Cleveland, into a well off family complete with 2 servants, was destined to be well educated…

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    England, to Kincaid was a land that inspired awe, mystery, and had a sense of wonder surrounding it. The map of England, the products from England and the way she ate her food in the morning all contribute to her feelings about England. Kincaid begins by describing England in ways the British “favour” to flatter themselves. It is a “special jewel,” “beautiful” and “delicate.” As she is a child, England is presented to her as a mysterious far off land that has an almost magical appeal. It was a…

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