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Nature and History of DevEd in America
22 Sep 2017
 Harvard: First College
 Jefferson's University of Virginia
 Jackson Elected: Urged greater democracy for common, middle-class men
 University of Wisconsin establishes first post-secondary institution and formal college preparatory department to teach reading, writing, and arithmetic
 End of American Civil War: Reshapes American politics
 Active women's rights movements: Needed more colleges to serve "liberated women and newly freed slaves."
 End of WWI: Large number of veterans entered colleges with cost benefits.
 Widespread of Developmental Education: Saw the need to serve many underprepared and misprepared students.
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