Miscellaneous Collection of Circulars

Scope and Content

Collection of circulars issued by the Ministry of Education and its successor body, the Department of Education and Science, to colleges of education on a variety of topics including staffing, expansion of student numbers, student recruitment, 'balance of training' i.e. supply and demand for students capable of teaching in primary or secondary schools, expenditure by specialist students (e.g. physical education) on books, equipment, materials and clothing, and student/staff ratios.