June 15, 2023
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History of Education
⟶ Updated 2 Nov 2019 ⟶
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Boston Latin School was Established in Massachusetts.
Massachusetts's Old Deluder Satan Law required establishment of schools.
U.S. Constitution was adopted without reference to education.
The first high school was established in Boston.
Massachusetts law established high schools.
Massachusetts established the first state board of education.
The first public norma, school for preparing teachers open in Massachusetts.
Massachusetts established the first compulsory attendance law.
Public high schools got supported by taxes
First public kindergarten open in the U.S.
Compulsory Education required in all states.
ESEA passed by Congress
The U.S. Department of Education established
ESEA reauthorized as NCLB
ESEA reauthorized as ESSA
Massachusetts outlawed the segregation of schools.
Plessy v. Ferguson.
Congress passed Civil Rights Act
Congress passed the Handicapped Children's Early Education Assistance Act.
Title IX of the Education Amendments Act passed.
Education for All Handicapped Children Act passed.
Tribally Controlled Schools Act passed.
1st and 10th Amendments adopted.
14th Amendment adopted.
The Northwest Ordinances passed.
The first known child care center opened in Indiana.
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