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Excerpt from Boyhood: A Plea for Continuity in EducationIn regarding the lives of boys it is hard to say whether the bigger break comes when the boys, as little lads, leave home for a preparatory school, or when, as boys just verging into youngMoreExcerpt from Boyhood: A Plea for Continuity in EducationIn regarding the lives of boys it is hard to say whether the bigger break comes when the boys, as little lads, leave home for a preparatory school, or when, as boys just verging into young manhood, they leave a preparatory school for a public school. As one whose life has been spent in great part among boys in their preparatory school life, I have already written a book in which reaching hands backwards I have tried to pull home life and school life together, trying to make parents see the necessity of coming themselves, so to speak, on to the arena of school, and there, with the schoolmaster, continuing their help and support to their boys, working with the masters and with the school in the further development of their sons lives.About the PublisherForgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.comThis book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully- any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.