Feminist Companion Archive.
Johann Heinrich Pestalozzi
Standard Name: Pestalozzi, Johann Heinrich
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|Education||Marie Belloc Lowndes||
MBL 's formal schooling was minimal. Mrs Shiel, who ran a class she attended which catered mostly to children of Canons of Westminster, claimed to be a follower of Pestalozzi , yet mocked Marie for...
|Textual Features||Elizabeth Hamilton|
|Textual Production||Harriet Downing||
HD 's How Fanny Teaches Her Children appeared: her only work for children, modelled on Johann Heinrich Pestalozzi 's important work of 1801, entitled in English How Gertrude Teaches her Children.
British Library Catalogue.
|Theme or Topic Treated in Text||Elizabeth Strutt||
The book had coloured illustrations. ES adopts here a relaxed, informal tone. She pays more attention than formerly to scenery (though she insists that only truly personal responses are interesting), but also to the humdrum...
Johann Heinrich Pestalozzi suggested, in Wie Gertrud ihre Kinder lehrt, that girls' education is even more vital than boys', since girls will one day educate children of their own.