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Education in ancient Greece


In response, the Spartans structured their educational system as an extreme form of military boot camp, which they referred to as ...

Ancient Sparta - Education in Ancient Athens and Ancient Sparta


Spartans believed in a life of 'discipline, self denial, and simplicity,' and so the purpose of education was, simply, to produce an army. When babies were born, ...

The Spartan Education (Article) - Ancient History Encyclopedia


Mar 20, 2012 ... According to the legend, the Spartan law was written by the great lawmaker ( Greek : νομοθέτης, nomothetis) Lycurgus. Plutarch mentions that ...

Education in Ancient Greece - Ancient Greece for Kids


Education was very different in Sparta than it was in the other ancient Greek city- states. The purpose of education in other Greek city-states was to produce good ...

Sparta - Ancient History - HISTORY.com


Spartan culture was centered on loyalty to the state and military service. At age 7, Spartan boys entered a rigorous state-sponsored education, military training ...

Sparta Education Foundation, Sparta New Jersey Public Schools


Sparta Education Foundation raising fund for the Sparta New Jersey public schools through donations, fundraising and volunteers.

Ancient Greece - Sparta - The British Museum


Spartan boys had to complete a very tough programme of education which moulded them into good soldiers. This programme, called the agoge, began at age ...

Sparta Education Foundation - Sparta Area Schools


The Sparta Education Foundation's mission is to help to provide creative, progressive, and innovative educational opportunities for our students and staff, which ...

Community Education - Sparta Area Schools


Sparta Community Education provides a variety of services for the school district and the Sparta Community. A variety of leisure and enrichment classes for ...

Adult Education - Sparta Area Schools


Sparta Adult Education offers instruction by experienced professional teachers in the following areas: ABE - Adult Basic Education GED - General Education ...

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Spartan Education & Military Training - plaza


The primary purpose of Spartan education, and indeed of Spartan society as a ... Training for the military began at age 7, as all Spartan boys left home to go to ...

Sparta Reconsidered - Education System of Sparta - Spartan Agoge


Historic information about the Greek city-state of Sparta and the Spartan Agoge educational system.

Ancient Greek Education - Crystalinks


Both daily life and education were very different in Sparta, than in Athens or in the other ancient Greek city-states. With the exception of the Athenians (who ...