The Committee of Inquiry into the Education of Children from Ethnic Minority Groups was established by the then government in March as part of its response to the report of the Select Committee on Race Relations and Immigration on 'The West Indian Community' 1 which highlighted concern about the academic performance of West Indian children. The present government confirmed the Committee's establishment and completed the appointment of members. The Committee was asked to look at the educational needs and attainments of children from the whole range of ethnic minority groups bearing in mind factors relating to pre-school experiences and prospects for school leavers. As a first step, however, the Committee was required to prepare an interim report on the particular needs and attainments of West Indian children.
Ancient Greek sculptures were originally painted bright colors. Some well-preserved statues still bear traces of their original coloration. Later, the word came to mean any sort of non-expert or layman, then someone uneducated or ignorant, and much later to mean stupid or mentally deficient.
Modern consensus suggests the library had likely already been destroyed centuries before this incident. A year-old man in medieval England, for example, could by one estimate expect to live to the age of There is no evidence that iron maidens were invented in the Middle Ages or even used for torture.
Instead they were pieced together in the 18th century from several artifacts found in museums in order to create spectacular objects intended for commercial exhibition. They would as a matter of course fight on foot and could mount and dismount without help.
In fact, soldiers equipped with plate armor were more mobile than those with mail armor chain armoras mail was heavier and required stiff padding beneath due to its pliable nature.
Whether chastity beltsdevices designed to prevent women from having sexual intercoursewere invented in medieval times is disputed by modern historians.
Most existing chastity belts are now thought to be deliberate fakes or anti-masturbatory devices from the 19th and early 20th centuries. The latter were made due to the widespread belief that masturbation could lead to insanityand were mostly bought by parents for their teenage children.
Medieval Europeans did not believe Earth was flat.
Scholars have known the earth is spherical since at least B. Columbus was also not the first European to visit the Americas: Durum wheatand thus pasta as it is known today, was introduced by Arabs from Libya, during their conquest of Sicily in the late 7th century, according to the newsletter of the National Macaroni Manufacturers Association thus predating Marco Polo's travels to China by about six centuries.
Early modern[ edit ] Contrary to the popular image of the Pilgrim Fathersthe early settlers of the Plymouth Colony in North America did not wear all black, and their capotains hats were shorter and rounder than the widely depicted tall hat with a buckle on it.
Instead, their fashion was based on that of the late Elizabethan era: Both men and women wore the same style of shoes, stockings, capes, coats and hats in a range of colors including reds, yellows, purples, and greens.
Baker, the traditional image was formed in the 19th century when buckles were a kind of emblem of quaintness.
The phrase was first published in Rousseau's Confessions when Marie was only nine years old and most scholars believe that Rousseau coined it himself, or that it was said by Maria-Theresathe wife of Louis XIV.
Even Rousseau or Maria-Theresa did not use the exact words but actually Qu'ils mangent de la brioche, "Let them eat brioche " a rich type of bread.
Marie Antoinette was an unpopular ruler; therefore, people attribute the phrase "let them eat cake" to her, in keeping with her reputation as being hard-hearted and disconnected from her subjects.Vol.7, No.3, May, Mathematical and Natural Sciences.
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Regents Exam in ELA (Common Core) Rating Guide — June ’15  THE STATE EDUCATION DEPARTMENT / THE UNIVERSITY OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK / ALBANY, NY New York State Regents Examination in English Language Arts (Common Core) Part 2 Rubric Writing From Sources: Argument An essay that addresses fewer texts than required by the task can be scored no .