Early formal schools were documented in ancient Greece, ancient China and ancient India, though nobody knows when the first school was created.
Formal schools have existed at least since ancient Greece ... and ancient China (
see History of education in China).
Jan 7, 2013 ... From an early age, we are forced into a mandatory school system that requires
and ... “The Origin Of Compulsory Schooling” By Foster Gamble.
Meaning "students attending a school" in English is attested from c. 1300; sense
of "school building" is first recorded 1590s. Sense of "people united by a ...
May 8, 2012 ... I believe that because we love both our children (and grandchildren) we should
give our greatest respect, encouragement, and support to their ...
Sep 8, 2009 ... For many students, today marks the first day of school. To mark the occassion, the
Toronto Star found out the ancient Greek origin of the word.
School definition, an institution where instruction is given, especially to persons ...
Examples; Word Origin ... They plan to be married when he finishes school. 8.
Francisco Ferrer The Origin and Ideals of the Modern School 1913 Translated by
Joseph McCabe London: Watts & Co., 17 Johnson's Court, Fleet Street, E.C.,...
Then the barbaric invasion swept away these schools. Through these years the
only education in the Western world was pagan. Pagan philosophies and ...
Aug 20, 2008 ... And so, as a first step toward explaining why schools are what they are, I present
here, in a nutshell, an outline of the history of education, from ...