Boston Latin School was founded on April 23, 1635 by Rev. John Cotton.
The National Teachers Association was created to give teachers a united front.
The Supreme Court ruled that segregation was legal
The Supreme Court ruled that children can also attend private schools as well as public schools.
This reverses Plessy v. Ferguson and rules that separate is not equal
The Supreme Court forbid organized praying and a year later they banned the reading of the Bible in schools.
This law prohibits discrimination based on sex, but becomes more known for dealing with school athletics.
This report pointed to severe underperformance of American schools. President Reagan made a speech to the nation about it.
This law increased federal funding for education and ushers in standard based reforms.
All American schools now have access to the Internet.