John Lock's essay was about the mind learns from experience it is born as a blank slate. David Hume and George Berkeley were influenced by the principle sources of empiricism in modern philosophy to become enlightenment philosophers.
1st public library by Benjamin Franklin
Benjamin Franklins first library could claim to be the predecessor of the free public library and the first lending library.
First spelling book Noah Webster
American language and experience in three volume textbooks when schools needed textbooks.
the young ladies acedemy
Philadelphia opened first academy for girls.
The new england asylum for the blind
First school for the visually disabled opened for children in Massachusetts.
cumpulsory attendance act
Children age 8-14 are required to go to school in Massachusetts 3 months out of the year. Twelve weeks must be consecutive.