goals were to enable students to read and understand the bible, gain salvation, and spreading the gospel.
Early United States
1776 - 1892
goals were to establish a common languge, instill a sense of patriotism, develop a national feeling of unity and common purpose, and providing training for technical nad agricultural fields
committee of Ten
1892 - 1918
set down purposes of High School. 4 recommendations: 1) high school should be 7-12. 2) courses should be taken in sequence. 3) should be given few electives. 4) awarding units for separate classes. wanted high school students to graduate earlier so they could go to college earlier.
Seven Cardinal Principles
1918 - 1932
seven fields of education: health, command of fundamental processes, worthy home membership, vocation, civic education, constructive us of leisure, and ethical character
The Eight-Year Study
1932 - 1940
the needs of youth included
1)physical and mental health, 2) self-assurance, 3) assurance of growth toward adult status 4) philosophy of life 5) wide range of personal interests 6) esthetics appreciations 7) inelligent self-directions 8) maturity in social relations 9) wise use of goods and services. 10) vocational oreientation 11) vocational competence.
Purposes of Education in American Democracy
1938 - 1944
four broad areas of self-realization, human relations, economic efficiency, and civic responsibility.