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Education
History

The education system was set up in 1945.
Consisted of 3 types of schools ­ Grammar, Secondary
Moderns + Technical.
Intended to be equal for all ­ but favoured middle class
children.
Popular with many parents.
In most of Britain ­ was changed to comprehensive schools in
1970.…

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The New Right

1979, Margaret Thatcher took power. Conservative
government.
This government identified with a set of beliefs called The New
Right.
Believes that no rules are need for society because economic
factors can be relied on.
This impacted schools ­ the New Right believed the schools
could only improve…

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