Flashcards in History Boys - Education Deck (12)
This is how Hector describes A Levels
Those longed-for emblems of conformity
Scripts view on education
Love apart, it is the only education worth having
A quote from Lockwood, promoting Irwin's theory of education
Everybody will do that. That's the stock answer, sir...
Irwin's view on education contrasts Hectors
Education isn't something for when they're old and gr y and sitting by the fire. It's for now.
Irwin talking about Stalin
Find something, anything, to say in their defence
Mrs Lintott presents this view of education
Properly organised facts
This indicates the Headmaster's shallow take on education
All bright but they need polish. Edge.
Hector Quotes AE Housman
All knowledge is precious whether or not it serves the slightest human use
Shows Scripps anger towards Irwin's teaching of the holocaust.
Not good point, sir. True.
Hector believes exams are....
The enemy of education
This stresses Irwin's view on the need for originality in exams
You can write down, rudge, that 'I must not write down every word that teacher says'