Jules Ferry was born the 5Th april 1832 and died the 17th march 1893 he was a French politician. He did the law that made the school free, state and compulsory for children between 3 and 13 years old. He became after his dead a very important man for the Republican identity. The law Jules Ferry is a series of law about the primary school. Before this law, the school was teaching by the church and it wasn’t free and compulsory. Jules Ferry can be considered like a hero because he gave for every children the opportunity to learn!