History of Education

  • Flipped classrom. A teaching method that essentially involves student's instruction taking place outside of the classroom through an interactive digital experience and the homework being done in class with the help of the teacher and other peers. This tre

  • The controversial No Child Left Behind Act (NCLB) was approved by Congress and signed into law by President George W. Bush on January 8, 2002. The law, which reauthorizes the ESEA of 1965 and replaces the Bilingual Education Act of 1968, mandates high-sta

  • Khan Academy was formed. Khan’s model is to essentially provide tutoring on a one-to-one basis.

  • ICLIKER. The iClicker was one of the first tools to allow teachers to be able to quickly poll students and get results in real time. Its effectiveness as a teaching tool opened the door for many more powerful classroom technologies to be follow, all aimed

  • Apple iPad.The iPad is a slate computer with the ability to bring together many technologies for learning in a new, very powerful way. The iPad's price, power and ease of use pushed its adoption in many schools where each student receives an iPad instead

  • Brian Creates EdHistory.com