Who is responsible for bringing up our children: home or school?
- Extra Reading
A hundred years ago it was almost unanimously accepted that parents should be the ones to 'bring up' their children, but this reposnsibility has been transferred in recent times to the school. Teachers are now required to cover certain 'cross-curricular' themes in their lessons: health and sex education, religious and moral education, economic awareness and citizenship. Why has this change come about and what are the implications if parents choose to 'opt out'?
This event was on Wed, 15 Nov 1989
Gresham College has offered an outstanding education to the public free of charge for over 400 years. Today, Gresham plays an important role in fostering a love of learning and a greater understanding of ourselves and the world around us. Your donation will help to widen our reach and to broaden our audience, allowing more people to benefit from a high-quality education from some of the brightest minds.