Schools 1950s and 1960s
The wacky weird ways of schools back then
What classes were taught?
Did they have a lot of homework?
Was the teachers salary?
What did they use to sit at? (Chairs, tables or desk)
what technology did they use in school?
Why did it change?
1955=155 days 2011=180 days
-they had worse punishments back then
-they very very rarely had after school activities
-school ended much earlier then it does today
-in catholic schools they had a very strict teachers who would usually hit you if you did something wrong
-there weren't as many schools back then whereas today you might find three or four in one town (like Chelsea)
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