CTE History Timeline

CTE History Timeline

Middle Ages

300 - 1300

Renaissance

1300 - 1600

Massachusetts Law of 1642

1642

John Locke

1642 - 1727

Massachusetts Law of 1647

1647

Benjamin Franklin

1706 - 1790

Jean-Jacques Rousseau

1712 - 1778

Revolutionary War

1776 - 1783

Friedrich Froebel

1783 - 1852

Industrial Revolution

1820 - 1870

Troy Female Seminary-Troy, NY

1821

Gardiner Lyceum School-Gardiner, ME

1823

Rensselaer School-Troy, NY

1824

The Oneida Institute of Science & Industry-Whitesboro, NY

1827

Horace Mann

1837

First Normal School for teacher training

1839

Booker T. Washington

1856 - 1915

John Dewey

1859 - 1952

The Morill Act

1862

Hampton Institute

1868

W.E.B. Dubois

1868 - 1963

Charles Prosser

1871 - 1952

Tuskegee Institute

1881

American Sloyd System

1888

Second Morill Act

1890

Commission of National Aid to Vocational Education

1914

World War I

1914 - 1918

National Society for Vocational Education

1917

Smith-Hughes Act

1917

President Roosevelt Franklin

1933 - 1945

George-Dean Act

1936

National Defense Training Classes

1940

National Defense Education Act

1958

The Area Redevelopment Act

1961

Expansion of community colleges

1961 - 1970

Manpower Development Training Act

1962

Vocational Education Act

1963

Civil Rights Act

1964

Elementary and Secondary Education Act

1965

Higher Education Act

1965

Education Amendments (Title IX)

1972

Sidney Marland

1972

Comprehensive Employment Training Act

1973

Women's Education Equity Act

1974

Education of All Handicapped Children Act

1975

Career Education Act

1978

Job Training Partnership Act

1982

Glenn Seaborg

1983

Carl D. Perkins Vocational Education Act

1984

Carl D. Perkins Vocational and Applied Technology Education Act

1990

School-to-Work Opportunities Act

1994

Norton Grubb

1996

Workforce Investment Act

1998

Carl D. Perkins Vocational and Technical Education Act

1998

New Jobs Requirements (Occupational Outlook Handbook)

2006

Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Improvement Act

2006

Dr. Daggett

2009

State of the Union

2011