The History of Education

Today’s educational historians examine the key ideas, persons and events that have shaped the history of the educational system. Dr. Tom Jandris analyzes each major period in the evolution of public schools against a broader backdrop of world events. Combining a historical perspective with pertinent commentary, Dr. Howard Johnston examines the process that has lead to the contemporary middle school. In addition, experts explore the history of the “Inclusion” movement and the evolution of writing instruction.