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"christian socialist magazine" Discussed on Encyclopedia Womannica

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05:38 min | 4 months ago

"christian socialist magazine" Discussed on Encyclopedia Womannica

"In how and what we learn today's will mannequin dedicated her life to helping others the hungry. The working poor and the often exploited. She defied the popular view of her time. That children were meant for work. And for quiet obedience. She foster at their wellbeing their imagination and invested in their development. It seems she was incessantly finding ways to improve the material conditions of others and she had a lasting legacy on the education of young children. Please welcome margaret macmillan. Marker was born on july twentieth eighteen sixty in westchester new york. Her parents were from the scottish highlands. But they've moved to the. Us twenty years prior margaret and her sister. Rachel would spend most of their lives together. They grew up running around the field surrounding their family. Home margaret later it as very happy life. The market was four years old. An epidemic of scarlet fever took the lives of both her father and younger sister. Elizabeth margaret lost her hearing because of the disease and didn't regain it until she was fourteen following the devastating loss of her husband and child margaret's mother moved the family back to scotland. Margaret left scotland when she was eighteen to study the humanities before she became a governess for various wealthy families in germany as the last decade of the nineteenth century peaked around the corner margaret tired of working for wealthy families and moved to london to be with her sister. Rachel at that time. Rachel is finding inspiration. In christian socialism christian socialism was a movement of the mid nineteenth century that combined the ethical compass of christianity with the aims of socialism. Those who promoted its philosophy were concerned with the exploitation of the poor and criticised socially conservative christianity margaret converted. And soon. she and her sister were attending political meetings in london where they met influential social activists margaret and rachel contributed to the christian socialist magazine and margaret began giving free lessons to working class girls in london. These the beginning years of their lives in service. At the poor and disenfranchised for the next few years the sisters helped workers and strikes and traveled to different industrial regions of england giving talks and visiting the poor to better understand the needs of communities their engagement also led to involvement in several socialist societies and groups in nineteen. Oh two when margaret was forty two years old. The sisters joined the recently formed labor party. The labor party remains the major political parties in england to this day at that time working class children were expected to work long hours in terrible conditions as their parents did. Factory owners cared more about profit than safety and children often got injured. And we're not paid well. This exploitation deeply concerned the sisters and they became champions for the wellbeing of all children. They canvassed for a bill that established a nurse all primary schools. They established community health and dental clinics in a needy area of london. They used their connections to establish night clinics in deptford where children could get a nutritious hot meal a bath and clean clothes and bedding and they became involved in a campaign to provide meals in schools. Arguing that hungry children could not learn and contributing to legislation. That made it law in. Nineteen eleven margaret wrote the child and the state in it. She criticized the tendency of some schools to focus solely on preparing children for unskilled on monotonous labor. She believed schools should offer a humane and interesting education that spurred the growth of the next generation three years later margaret and rachel opened the first open air nurseries for young children. In deptford local women were being sourced to work in munitions factories ahead of world war one. Their children either played in the street or stuck at home in crowded. Tenements with nothing to do. Margaret and rachel filled this need the nursery. Within a few weeks there were thirty children at the school ranging each from eighteen months to seven years. Not only did the sister's help alleviate the burden of care locally but they're focused on the relationship between an early education of play and safety with child wellbeing and development has carried through today. Rachel died in nineteen seventeen. Margaret was distraught over the loss of her partner in life and in service but she continued her work in nurseries and in later years she helped establish a college to train. Nurses and teachers margaret mcmillan. Died on march twenty ninth nineteen thirty one. She was seventy years old afterwards. Her friend walter. Cresswell.

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Influential Educators: Nursery School Pioneer Margaret McMillan

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Influential Educators: Nursery School Pioneer Margaret McMillan

"Margaret and rachel contributed to the christian socialist magazine and margaret began giving free lessons to working class girls in london. These the beginning years of their lives in service. At the poor and disenfranchised for the next few years the sisters helped workers and strikes and traveled to different industrial regions of england giving talks and visiting the poor to better understand the needs of communities their engagement also led to involvement in several socialist societies and groups in nineteen. Oh two when margaret was forty two years old. The sisters joined the recently formed labor party. The labor party remains the major political parties in england to this day at that time working class children were expected to work long hours in terrible conditions as their parents did. Factory owners cared more about profit than safety and children often got injured. And we're not paid well. This exploitation deeply concerned the sisters and they became champions for the wellbeing of all children. They canvassed for a bill that established a nurse all primary schools. They established community health and dental clinics in a needy area of london. They used their connections to establish night clinics in deptford where children could get a nutritious hot meal a bath and clean clothes and bedding and they became involved in a campaign to provide meals in schools. Arguing that hungry children could not learn and contributing to legislation. That made it law in. Nineteen eleven margaret wrote the child and the state in it. She criticized the tendency of some schools to focus solely on preparing children for unskilled on monotonous labor. She believed schools should offer a humane and interesting education that spurred the growth of the next

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