Margarethe Schurz opened it
The Butler School at the Hampton Institute is opened as a free school for black children. Kindergarten curriculum was included for 5 year olds.
First White House Conference on Children is held by Theodore Roosevelt, leading to the establishment of the Children's Bureau of 1912
The firs Montessori in the United States was located in New York City
The first public nursery schools in England are open
Dorothy Howard establishes the first black nursery school in Washington D.C and is open for over 50 years
First Toy lending library, Toy loan begins in Los Angeles
U.S. Supreme Court ruled that the doctrine of "separate but equal" has no place
LLL is established to give mothers information about breastfeeding, childbirth, infants, and childcare.
The Child Care Development Block Grant is established to improve the quality , availability, and affordability of child care programs