Cruickshank, Marjorie, 1920-1983, educationist

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Cruickshank, Marjorie, 1920-1983, educationist

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Marjorie Cruickshank was lecturer in education at Jordanhill College from 1962 to 1966 and subsequently at the University of Keele. She was commissioned by the Scottish Council for Research in Education to write the definitive history of the training of teachers in Scotland, which was published in 1970. This updated the previous history published by Robert Rusk in 1928.


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Jordanhill College of Education, Glasgow (1907-1993)

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1962 - 1966

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Cruickshank was lecturer in education at the College.

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Rusk, Robert Robertson, 1879-1972, educational historian (1879-1972)

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Cruickshank and Rusk corresponded about the history of teacher training in Scotland.

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GB 249

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ISAAR(CPF): International Standard Archival Authority Record for Corporate Bodies, Persons and Families, International Council on Archives (2nd edition, 2003); Rules for the construction of personal, place and corporate names, National Council on Archives (1997).


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Created by Victoria Peters, December 2009.




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