Education for Girls

Scope and Content

Consists of:

- correspondence with Margaret Thatcher, Minister of Education, dated 3 Sep 1973 concerning 1960 survey of resources for science teaching in girls' and boys' schools

- paper 'Education, training and equal opportunity' by Eileen Byrne, Jan 1973

- manuscript notes with examples of discrimination

- photocopy of leaflet 'Bolton School Girls' Division. A miscellany'

- photocopy of list of interested correspondents


- photocopy of paper 'Technical education for girls' no 24, Autumn 1972 from 'On Course'

- 'Need for studies of sex discrimination in public schools', Citizens' Advisory Council on the Status of Women, Sep 1972

- 'Educational voucher. A way of giving all parents a choice of school for their children' Independent Schools Information Service, Apr 1975

Press cuttings (some photocopies): on equality in the class room / girls' education / youth employment service (1971-1975). Publications mainly unidentified