Education Policies- Before 1988

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  • Created on: 16-05-19 09:29
When was the Education Act?
1944
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If you passed the 11+ exam what type of school were you put in?
Grammar Schools
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If you failed the 11+ exam what type of school were you put in?
Secondary Moderns
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What is the tripartite system?
Children being allocated into three types of schools through the 11+ exam (Technical Schools, Secondary Moderns and Grammar Schools)
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A weakness of the tripartite system?
Class and Gender Inequality
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In 1965 What system was made?
The Comprehensive System
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What does Meritocracy mean?
To be able to gain their own status through their own hard works and effort
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Ascribed means...
To be given status at birth
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What did the Comprehensive School system do in 1965?
Abolish the 11+ Exam and Changed all schools in the tripartite system into comprehensive schools.
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What is Streaming in Education?
When a group (Year Group) of children are separated in different subjects based on ability.
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If you passed the 11+ exam what type of school were you put in?

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Grammar Schools

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What is the tripartite system?

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A weakness of the tripartite system?

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