H-Education seeks to link participants with shared interests in the history of education, broadly defined as a recognized field covering both formal and informal institutions and processes regarding teaching and learning. We anticipate that our audience will consist of university professors, independent scholars, educators, and graduate students, from diverse fields of study.

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Re: History of Education Podcasts?

Hi All,

Two more one-off History of Education related podcast episodes of possible interest:

Lord Patten, Chancellor of Oxford University, "What is the point of universities?":

15 Minute History (UT Austin), Episode 99: The 40 Acres During World War I (University of Texas during WW1):

If H-Education subscribers know of other podcasts (or podcast episodes) relating to History of Education, please post them or send us an email ( editorial-education@mail.h-net.msu.edu ).

Re: History of Education Podcasts?

Hi All,

Another one-off podcast episode of possible interest to Historians of Education:
"Jane Hamlett (Royal Holloway University of London) talks about Victorian boarding schools" in BBC's History Extra podcast: https://goo.gl/A2tnCq

More information on Dr. Hamlett, (author, "At Home in the Institution: Material Life in Asylums, Lodging Houses and Schools in Victorian and Edwardian England" Palgrave Macmillan,2014) here : goo.gl/R7YAaa