This short history of technical education and training describes the developments of technical education and training from medieval times to the present time. Read…
Monthly Archives: May 2009
The Dissenting Academies – Warrington Academy
As mentioned in chapter 1 religion has influenced the development of technical education in England.
The previous chapters of this history have attempted to provide the background and context for the issues that have dominated and shaped the development of technical educatio
The first two chapters attempted to set the scene and identify and summarise the issues and factors that have dominated and bedevilled the development of technical and vocational education.
To add value to the histories I have included a number of appendices that will hopefully provide additional information and background about technical education and training and technical and comme
I have undertaken to write a short history with a personal point of view of technical and vocational education, with a particular emphasis on work-based education and training.
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Biographies and Pen Portraits.
This series of biographies expands on references made in the History of Technical Education and the History of Technical and Commercial Examinations to the
The following set of book references has been useful whilst writing the history of technical and vocational education and compiling the chronology and glossary.