William C. Bagley

William C. Bagley

Birth - Detroit, Michigan

March 15, 1874

Graduate High School

1891

Graduate from Michigan Agricultural College (now MIchigan State University)

1895

Became an elementary school principal in St. Louis, MIssouri

1900

Received PhD from Cornell University

1900

Began serving as Professor of Psychology and Pedagogy at Montana State N.S.

1902

Published first book: The Educative Process

1905

Began serving as Professor of Education at Oswego State Normal College

1907

Began serving as Professor of Education at the University of Illinois

1908

Began formation of Kappa Delta Pi

1909

The Alpha Chapter of Kappa Delta Pi holds it's installation ceremony

March 8, 1911

Became Professor of Normal School Administration at Columbis University

1917

Publishes the book: Education and the Emergent Man:

1934

A Theory of Education with Particular Application to Public Education in the United States

Delivers his essentialist adress in Atlsntic City, New Jersey

March 1, 1938

Retires from Columbia University

1939

Death

July 1, 1946