There will, of course, in the case of the Continuation Classes as well as in that of the Public Elementary School, have to be certain reasonable excuses which shall be held to justify the absence of a child.
But at that moment I glanced round at the crowd that had followed me. Probable Reception of the Committee's Proposals Do you not admire my new silver case, sir. Even though the educational obligation may be a small one, it will still be sufficient to establish the principle that a child is no longer to be regarded as at once attaining, when he enters employment, to the fully independent status of wage-earning manhood.
He admonished me quite severely. Ina sense it is true to say that the statutory leaving age is already 14, but the ways in which earlier exemption can be obtained are so numerous, and in many localities are so freely taken advantage of, that the effective leaving age often approximates rather to 13 than to But our principal sideline was a lending library—the usual 'twopenny no-deposit' library of five or six hundred volumes, all fiction.
Parental control, so far as it formerly existed, has been relaxed, largely through the absence of fathers of families from their homes.
Upon this educational and industrial chaos has come the war, to aggravate conditions that could hardly be made graver, and to emphasise a problem that needed no emphasis. The number who were being educated outside the purview of the Board of Education may be regarded at this stage as almost negligible.
An official at the gate entered our names and other particulars in the register and took our bundles away from us. Criminal intent -- or, in lawyer-speak, mens rea -- is a fundamental and an essential element of justice in criminal law In relation to Continuation Classes, the wages question becomes comparatively insignificant; and here we think that the provident parent will easily recognise that the balance of advantage in the proposed change is all in favour of his child.
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Similarly, these fundamental subjects may be supplemented in industrial courses by Mechanics and Physics, and in commercial courses by Geography or Shorthand. Nowadays I do buy one occasionally, but only if it is a book that I want to read and can't borrow, and I never buy junk. Through the Board of Education we have been furnished with a large amount of information from those Local Education Authorities which exercise powers under the Choice of of Employment Act on the subject of the changes caused by the war in the conditions of Juvenile Employment.
We feel little doubt that there is a considerable element of justice in such criticism. Also, we had to make our ten, fifteen, or it might be twenty miles to the next spike, where the game would begin anew.
Normally each o man has to clear a space four or five yards wide. But voluntary efforts had been unable to provide sufficient good schools and the voluntaryist movement collapsed, with Baines himself confessing a change of heart in The convicts, under the command of warders armed with lathis, were already receiving their breakfast.
When I saw the prisoner step aside to avoid the puddle, I saw the mystery, the unspeakable wrongness, of cutting a life short when it is in full tide. This leaving age was, however, to be subject to variation in both directions on a basis of local option. Our problem, therefore, is the standing problem of the adolescent wage-earner, aggravated by the effect of war-time conditions upon the serious difficulties which at all times it presents.
There are, of course, no substitutes for a sound early education, but such education, when it terminates at 11, or oven at 15, leaves the child with intellect and character still unformed at perhaps the most critical stage of his development, when both his initial and his physical life are at the maximum of instability.
When we had bathed our own clothes were taken away from us, and we were dressed in the workhouse shirts, grey cotton things like nightshirts, reaching to the middle of the thigh. The thick blood welled out of him like red velvet, but still he did not die.
It was a chewed quid of tobacco. The same principle must clearly also affect the attitude of rival firms of employers engaged in one of the many industries which cover areas much wider than that of any one Authority.
A tramp does not see such a meal twice in the year, in the spike or out of it. Many other instances of both types of training could easily be given.
It may seem that I am exaggerating, though no one who has been down an old-fashioned pit most of the pits in England are old-fashioned and actually gone as far as the coal face, is likely to say so.
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