ERIC Number: ED541551
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1921
Reference Count: N/A
Educational Reconstruction in Belgium. Bulletin, 1921, No. 39
Montgomery, Walter A.
Bureau of Education, Department of the Interior
Belgium's progress in rehabilitation has been the most marked of all the countries devastated by the World War. In resumption of operation of the iron and steel industries, of coal mining, of railroad rebuilding, of the sugar factories, of cotton spinning, of rebuilding residences and communal buildings, the Government, private initiative, capital, and labor of all grades have cooperated in a way deserving to be a model to the other governments of the world. Contents include: (1) Economic recovery and educational connections; (2) Historical sketch of Belgian education; (3) Education during the German occupation; (4) Educational reconstruction; (5) University reconstruction; and (6) The University of Brussels. (Contains 1 figure and 3 footnotes.) [Best copy available has been provided.]
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, War, Mining, Industry, Educational History, Universities, Educational Change, Economic Progress, Transportation, Government Role, Labor, Cooperation, Social Change
Bureau of Education, Department of the Interior.
Publication Type: Historical Materials; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education; Higher Education
Authoring Institution: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Education (ED)
Identifiers - Location: Belgium