Evolution of Educational Technology

Event Date: Event Title: Event Description:
Imagesca30jt09 More than 20% of Women Work for a Wage (3) Women in Business
Dewey First Elementary School Founded by John Dewey (4) The 1900's
Jim%20crow Jim Crow Laws Create Further Segregations (5) About Jim Crow Laws and Sports
Nation Carrie Nation Demolishes 25 Saloons (5) American History Timeline
Oil Huge Growth in Oil Industry (3) The Oil Industry
Pavlov Ivan Pavlov Awarded Nobel Prize for his Studies (4) Ivan Pavlov
Tractor Benjamin Holt invents the Tractor (2) The first Tractor\
Montessori Maria Montessori Expresses her Theories and Pedagogy (4) Maria Montessori
Spanish%20war US Troops Leave Cuba (6) American History Timeline
Model t The first Model T was produced by Henry Ford (2) Model T
Labor%20union Large growth in Labor Unions (3) The 1910's
Labor All States Passed Minimum Age Requirements for Workers (3) The 1910's
Girl%20scout First Girl Scout Meeting Held in Savannah, GA (5) History of Girl Scouts
Garrettmorgan5 Garret Morgan invents the first gas mask (2) Garret Morganhttp://www.black-inventor.com/Garrett-Morgan.asp' >Garret Morgan</a>
Ferdinand Assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand (6) World War I
Wwi Outbreak of World War I (6) World War I
Tank Tanks First Used (2) Invention of the Tank
John dewey pd wikipedia copyright expired John Dewey "Democracy and Education" (4) John Dewey
Old%20school Leaving School Age Raised from 12 to 14 (4) Schools 100 Year Ago
Paradesuff 19th Ammendment Passed (5) 19th Ammendment
Thorndike Edward Thorndike's CAVD became the foundation of IQ tests (4) Edward Thorndike
Tommy%20gun General John Thompson patents the Tommy Gun (2) History of the Tommy Gun
Piaget Jean Piaget's Cognitive Theories Developed (4) Jean Piaget
Prohibition Prohibition (5) Prohibition
Dow Dow Jones High 100, Low 67 (3) American Cultural History
Radio KDKA Receives the first radio license, and begins broadcasting election results a week later (2) History of Radio Communications
Hitler Hitler Becomes Leader of Nazi Party (6) Nazi Party
Hoover Election of Herbert Hoover (5) History of Herbert Hoover
Stock%20market The Stock Market Crash (3) The Great Depression
Press Clarence Birdseye patents a process for flash-freezing meat and vegetables (2) Clarence Birdseye Retail Frozen Foods
Cash New Teacher Paid $40/month for 5 Month School Year (4) American Cultural History
Engine First Jet Engine Patented (2) History of the Jet Engine
Dick%20and%20jane The first Dick & Jane books were published (4) American Cultrual History
Cash Family Income Reduced from $2300 to $1500 The 1930's
Roosevelt Election of Franklin D. Roosevelt (5) Franklin D. Roosevelt
Ss Social Security Act Ensures Income for the Elderly (3) Social Security Act of 1935
Jesse Jesse Owens Wins 4 Olympic Gold Medals (5) Jesse Owens
Wwii World War II Starts (6) World War II
Life 1901 The Average Schooling Ranged from 7.7-8.7 Years (4) Rural Education During the 1940's
Zuse z3 Konrad Zuse invents the Z3 (2) Konrad Zuse
Pearl%20harbor Bombing of Pearl Harbor (6) Pearl Harbor
Women 2 Million Women Working in Industrial Jobs Women's Rights (3)
Riot Race Riots in Harlem Kill 40 and Injur 700 (5) American History Timeline
Gi%20bill GI Bill Allows More Men To Receive a College Education (3) GI Bill's History
Nagasaki 1 The First Atomic Bomb Detonated (2) Atomic Bomb
Wwii End of World War II (6) World War II
Cone Edward Dale's Cone of Experience (4) Cone of Experience
Baby Beginning of the Baby Boom (5) Baby Boom
Computer CAI used in Education (4) Computer Assisted Instruction
Civil%20rights Beginning of the Civil Rights Movement (5) Civil Rights Movement
Work Labor Force Male/Female is 5/2 (3) American Cultural History
Korea Korean War Begins (6) Korean War
Industrial Industrial Age (1) Toffler's second wave- This wave began with the Industrial Revolution around 1750 and continued on into the 1950's. This wave followed the Agricultural Age which started around 1700.
Transistor radio Transistor Radios are first produced commercially (2) History of the Radio
Ginsburgport Charles Ginsburg Invents the first braodcast quality video tape recorder (2) Charles Ginsburg
Skinner B.F. Skinner's First Teaching Machine (4) B.F. Skinner Foundation
Vietnam Beginning of the Vietnam War (6) Vietnam War
Parks Rosa Parks Refuses To Give Up Her Seat (5) Rosa Parks
Highway Federal Highway Act (3) Highway Act
Dollar Minimum Wage $1 (3) American Cultural History
Affirmative John F. Kennedy Uses Affirmative Action for the first Time (3) History of Affirmative Action
Neutron First Neutron Device is Successfully Tested (6) Neutron Bomb
Gty martin luther king speech lincoln memorial mw 110822 wg Martin Luther King, Jr. Delivers his I Have a Dream Speech (5) ABC News on MLK
Girl Development of Individually Prescribed Instruction (4) Instructional Design & Learning Theory
Mcluhan Marshall McLuhan Publishes Understanding Media (4) The Marshall McLuhan Center
Jtr1 Compact Disc invented by James Russell (2) James T. Russell
Voting Voting Rights Act Passed (5) Copy of the Voting Rights Act
Calculator Texas Instruments invents the first handheld calculator (2_ First Handheld Calculator
Nixon Election of Richard Nixon (6) http://www.whitehouse.gov/about/presidents/richardnixon
Kent Kent State Massacre (5) Kent State Massacre
Cigarette Ban on Television Advertisement of Cigarettes (3) American History Timeline
Paper US Supreme Court Upholds the Right of NY Times and Washington Post to Publish Papers about Vietnam (6) American History Timeline
Emailicon Ray Tomlinson Credited with Inventing Email (2) History of Email
End%20of%20war Nixon Withdrawals Troops from Vietnam (6) Vietnam War
Martin cooper The Cell Phone was invented (2) Invention of the Cell Phone
Recession Economy is in Worst Recession in 40 Years (3) American Cultural History
300px apple ii tranparent 800 Apple II Computer Introduced to Schools (4) Major Developments in Instructional Technology
Information technology and communication Information Age (1) Toffler's third wave- This wave took place from 1950-1975.
Cog The Journal "Cognitive Science" founded (4) Cognitive Science
Starwars Release of Star Wars (5) Star Wars
Reagan 52 American Hostages Released in Tehran Following Inauguration of Ronald Reagan (6) American History Timeline
Shuttle First Release of Space Shuttle From Cape Canaveral (3) American History Timeline
Aids Beginnng of Awareness of AIDS in US (5) History of AIDS
Unemployment Highest Unemployment Rate Since 1940 Recorded at 10.4% (3) American History Timeline
Nam Vietnam Veteran's Memorial Dedicated in DC (6) American History Timeline
90%20computer Computers Used for Instruction in over 40% of Elementary Schools and 75% of Secondary Schools (4) Major Developments in Instructional Technology
University Last All Male Ivy-League School Begins accepting Women (4) The 1980's
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Mswin 400 Microsoft Launches Windows (2) About Microsoft's Founder, Bill Gates
Say%20no "Just Say No" Campaign Takes Off (5) The Reagan Foundation
Idea IDEA Act Enacted (4) Individuals with Disabilities Education Act
5 Minimum Wage $5.15/hour (3) American Cultural History
Desert%20storm Hussein Invades Kuwait (6) Desert Storm
Desert Operation Desert Storm Begins with Air Strikes on Kuwait (6) American History Timeline
Smart First Interactive Whiteboard (4) SMART Tech
Berners lee World Wide Web Invented (2) Tim Berners-Lee Inventor of World Wide Web
Women in business 399 Women Represent 45% of the Workforce (3) Women in Business
Imagescat4c0nn JAVA Programming Language Released (2) About JAVA
Oklahoma Oklahoma City Bombing (5) Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum
Columbine Shooting at Columbine High School (5) Columbine
Ipod Tony Fadell Invents iPod (2) iPod
911 Terrorist Attacks on World Trade Center and Pentagon (5) George W. Bush and his Presidency
Anthrax Anthrax Attacks By Mail (6) American History Timeline
Iraq US Army Commences First Attack in War on Terrorism (6) American History Timeline
Enron Enron Scandal (3) The Enron Scandal
Nclb No Child Left Behind Act Signed into Law (4) No Child Left Behind
Imagescaob7tzj 55% of American Homes Have a Web-Connected Computer (4) US Census
Iraq War in Iraq (6) War In Iraq
Facebook Facebook becomes the most used social media site (2) History of Social Networking
Obama Election of Barack Obama (5) Barack Obama
Unemployment United States Unemployment 9.3% (3) US Unemployment Rates
Communication role to start business Communication Age (1) Projected fourth wave- The communication age began around 1750 with the early beginnings of email communication and is still continuing.
Timespan Dates: Timespan Title: Timespan Description:

Strand 1: Toffler's Wave Theory

Strand 2: Technology Key advances and innovations for each decade

Strand 3: Work Business and corporate philosophies by decade

Strand 5: Society and Culture Events that determined the thinking of Each Decade

Strand 4: Education Important Theories of Instruction and Learning by Decade

Strand 6: War Major Military Developments and Wars For Each Decade