Although Carolina was originally envisioned to be a single
colony, it was settled and administered as two separate and distinct
colonies from the very beginning. There are many instances whereby
Carolina was approached and treated as a singular colony, such
as exploration and the attempts to impose the Fundamental
Constitutions upon all citizens. However, with separate governments
established and evolving quite differently in Albemarle and Charles
Town, it is very evident that each of these "sub-colonies"
approached Education quite differently as well.
With that said, in the early days of both Albemarle (NC) and
Charles Town (SC) there were many similarities that may prove
to be somewhat redundant in the following accounts. But, the
reader will quickly understand how Education evolved very differently
and at very different times in the two colonies, even prior to