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Education Act 1918

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  1. Introductory Text

  2. National System of Public Education

    1. 1.Progressive and comprehensive organisation of education

    2. 2.Development of education in public elementary schools

    3. 3.Establishment of continuation schools

    4. 4.Preparation and submission of schemes

    5. 5.Approval of schemes by Board of Education

    6. 6.Provisions as to co-operation and combination

    7. 7.Provision as to amount of expenditure for education

  3. 8.Provisions as to attendance at elementary schools

  4. 9.Provisions for avoidance of broken school terms

  5. 10.Compulsory attendance at continuation schools

  6. 11.Enforcement of attendance at continuation schools

  7. 12.Administrative provisions relating to continuation schools

  8. 13.Amendment of 3 Edw.7 c.45 and 4 Edw.7 c.15

  9. 14.Prohibition against employment of children in factories, workshops, mines, and quarries

  10. 15.Further restrictions on employment of children

  11. 16.Penalties on illegal employment of children and young persons

  12. 17.Power to promote social and physical training

  13. 18.Medical inspection of schools and educational institutions

  14. 19.Nursery schools

  15. 20.Education of physically defective and epileptic children

  16. 21.Powers for the education of children in exceptional circumstances

  17. 22.Amendment of Education (Choice of Employment) Act, 1910

  18. 23.Power to aid research

  19. 24.Provision of maintenance allowances

  20. 25.Provisions as to medical treatment

  21. 26.Abolition of fees in public elementary schools

  22. 27.Voluntary inspection of schools

  23. 28.Collection of information respecting schools

  24. 29.Provisions with respect to appointment of certain classes of teachers

  25. 30.Provisions as to closing of schools

  26. 31.Grouping of non-provided schools of the same denominational character

  27. 32.Provisions relating to central schools and classes

  28. 33.Saving for certain statutory provisions

  29. 34.Acquisition of land by local education authority

  30. 35.Power to provide elementary schools outside area

  31. 36.Amendments with respect to the allocation of expenses to particular areas

  32. 37.Provisions as to expenses of Provisional Orders, &c

  33. 38.Expenses of education meetings, conferences, &c

  34. 39.Power to pay expenses of prosecution for cruelty

  35. 40.Public inquiries by Board of Education

  36. 41.Inspection of minutes

  37. 42.Payments to the Central Welsh Board

  38. 43.Evidence of certificates, &c. issued by local education authorities

  39. 44.Education grants

  40. 45.Power to constitute official trustees of educational trust property

  41. 46.Exemption of assurance of property for educational purposes from certain restrictions under the Mortmain Acts

  42. 47.Appointment of new trustees under scheme

  43. 48.Definitions

  44. 49.Compensation to existing officers

  45. 50.Extension of certain provisions of the Education Acts

  46. 51.Repeals

  47. 52.Short title, construction, extent, and commencement

    1. FIRST SCHEDULE

      Extension of Enactments

    2. SECOND SCHEDULE

      Enactments Repealed

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