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1900 1910

  1. 1. HISTORICAL PRESENTATION DIANBING & DOUG 1900’s- 1910’s
  2. 2. The 1900’s 1900 <ul><li>Carrie Chapman Catt succeeds Susan B. Anthony as president of National Woman Suffrage Association </li></ul><ul><li>The International Ladies Garment Workers Union (ILGWU) is founded </li></ul><ul><li>The Association of American Universities is founded </li></ul><ul><li>Hurricane ravaged Galveston, TX killing 6,000 – 8,000 </li></ul><ul><li>Compulsory laws </li></ul>Did you know. . . The US currency went on the gold standard in 1900. Yale unanimous college FB national champion.
  3. 3. <ul><li>President William McKinley assassinated. Theodore Roosevelt sworn in </li></ul><ul><li>First Community College in US opens in Joliet, IL as Joliet Junior College </li></ul><ul><li>College Board introduces its first standardized test, the precursor to the SAT </li></ul><ul><li>Australia becomes a commonwealth </li></ul><ul><li>Queen Victoria dies </li></ul><ul><li>First Nobel Prizes awarded </li></ul><ul><li>First trans-Atlantic radio signal </li></ul> The 1900’s 1901 Did you know. . . In 1901, Memorial Day was first observed in the United States . Michigan wins their first college FB championship.
  4. 4. <ul><li>Boer War Ends </li></ul><ul><li>Mount Pelée Erupts </li></ul><ul><li>Bureau of the Census is established </li></ul> The 1900’s 1902 Did you know. . . In 1902, the teddy bear was first produced, named after President Theodore Roosevelt.
  5. 5. <ul><li>Wright brothers first Flight at Kitty Hawk </li></ul><ul><li>Henry Ford organizes Ford Motor Company </li></ul><ul><li>The Workers' Educational Association (WEA) is founded </li></ul><ul><li>First License Plates Issued in the U.S. </li></ul><ul><li>First Message to Travel Around the World </li></ul><ul><li>First Silent Movie, The Great Train Robbery </li></ul> The 1900’s 1903 Did you know. . . In 1903, the first Major League Baseball World Series was played. The Boston Americans beat the Pittsburgh Pirates.
  6. 6. <ul><li>First popular American film </li></ul><ul><li>Panama Canal Zone acquired by US for $10 million </li></ul><ul><li>New York City Subway opens </li></ul><ul><li>Russo-Japanese War begins </li></ul><ul><li>Trans-Siberian Railway completed </li></ul> The 1900’s 1904 Did you know. . . In 1904, the Olympics are held in the United States for the first time in St. Louis, MO.
  7. 7. <ul><li>&quot; Bloody Sunday &quot; leads to Russian Revolution of 1905 </li></ul><ul><li>The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching is founded </li></ul><ul><li>Florida State College is reorganized as a college for women, becomes coeducational in 1947 as Florida State University </li></ul><ul><li>Industrial Workers of the World is founded in Chicago </li></ul><ul><li>Albert Einstein proposes his theory of relativity </li></ul><ul><li>Sigmund Freud publishes his theory of sexuality </li></ul> The 1900’s 1905 Did you know. . . The first movie theater opened in Pittsburgh, PA in 1905.
  8. 8. <ul><li>The University of Wisconsin offers extension courses in engineering </li></ul><ul><li>Finland first European country to give women the right to vote </li></ul><ul><li>Theodore Roosevelt negotiates Treaty of Portsmouth , receives Nobel Peace Prize </li></ul><ul><li>President Roosevelt simplifies spelling, Simplified Spelling Board </li></ul><ul><li>The Dreadnought launched </li></ul><ul><li>San Francisco earthquake </li></ul><ul><li>Upton Sinclair writes The Jungle </li></ul> The 1900’s 1906 Did you know. . . In 1906, Reginald Fessenden broadcasted the first radio program from Massachusetts.
  9. 9. <ul><li>Ten Rules of War established at the Second Hague Peace Conference </li></ul><ul><li>Oklahoma becomes the country's 46th state </li></ul><ul><li>Home Economics becomes a university department </li></ul><ul><li>First electric washing machine </li></ul><ul><li>Pablo Picasso Introduces Cubism </li></ul><ul><li>Typhoid Mary captured for the first time </li></ul><ul><li>Financial crisis sparks the Panic of 1907 in the US </li></ul> The 1900’s 1907 Did you know. . . In 1907, radiometric dating found the earth to be 2.2 billion years old.
  10. 10. <ul><li>Italian earthquake kills 150,000 </li></ul><ul><li>Petroleum production starts in Middle East </li></ul><ul><li>The Tunguska Event : A huge and mysterious explosion in Siberia </li></ul><ul><li>President Roosevelt holds White House Conservation Conference, which leads to establishment of the National Conservation Commission </li></ul><ul><li>Three year-old Pu Yi becomes Emperor of China </li></ul><ul><li>SOS accepted as universal distress signal </li></ul><ul><li>Turks Revolt in the Ottoman Empire </li></ul> The 1900’s 1908 Did you know. . . Henry Ford developed the first Model T in 1908. It sold for $850.
  11. 11. <ul><li>President Roosevelt holds White House Conservation Conference, which leads to establishment of the National Conservation Commission. </li></ul><ul><li>National Trade and Professional School for Women and Girls is founded </li></ul><ul><li>Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching defines a &quot;college“ </li></ul><ul><li>Robert Peary Becomes the First to Reach the North Pole </li></ul><ul><li>NAACP Is Founded by W. E. B. Du Bois </li></ul><ul><li>Japan's Prince Ito is assassinated </li></ul><ul><li>Japan begins 36-year occupation of Korea </li></ul> The 1900’s 1909 Did you know. . . German bacteriolist Paul Ehrlich found a cure for syphilis in 1909. Also, plastic was invented.
  12. 12. <ul><li>Angel Island , in San Francisco Bay, becomes immigration center for Asians entering U.S. </li></ul><ul><li>J.D. Rockefeller Jr. retires from US Steel and Standard Oil to devote full time to being a philanthropist through the Rockefeller Foundation </li></ul><ul><li>First issue of &quot; Crisis &quot; published by editor W E B Du Bois, the official magazine of the NAACP </li></ul><ul><li>Flexner Report published by the Carnegie Foundation </li></ul><ul><li>Boy Scouts of America established in U.S. </li></ul><ul><li>Mexican revolution begins </li></ul> The 1910’s 1910 Did you know. . . In 1910, the first middle school opened in Berkley, CA. The Tango first catches on in 1910.
  13. 13. <ul><li>Katherine Gibbs founds Gibbs College in Rhode Island as first institution for the career education of young women </li></ul><ul><li>The Chinese Revolution of 1911 </li></ul><ul><li>Ernest Rutherford discovers the structure of an atom </li></ul><ul><li>The Incan City of Machu Picchu is discovered </li></ul><ul><li>Roald Amundsen reaches the South Pole </li></ul><ul><li>Standard Oil Company broken up </li></ul><ul><li>Triangle Shirtwaist Factory catches on fire </li></ul> The 1910’s 1911 Did you know. . . The first Indianapolis 500 was in 1911 and the Mona Lisa was stolen (it was found two years later).
  14. 14. <ul><li>Piltdown Man, the &quot;Missing Link,&quot; discovered (Fraud) </li></ul><ul><li>The Titanic sinks </li></ul><ul><li>New Mexico and Arizona are admitted as states No. 47 and 48 </li></ul><ul><li>Girl Scouts of America founded by Juliette Gordon Low </li></ul><ul><li>Woodrow Wilson is elected president </li></ul> The 1910’s 1912 Did you know. . . The Oreo cookie was introduced in 1912. Parachutes were invented in 1912.
  15. 15. <ul><li>Edward Lee Thorndike 's book, Educational Psychology: The Psychology of Learning, is published </li></ul><ul><li>Sixteenth Amendment (income tax) and 17 th Amendment (popular election of U.S. senators) adopted </li></ul><ul><li>Bill creating U.S. Federal Reserve System becomes law </li></ul><ul><li>Los Angeles Owens Valley Aqueduct opened </li></ul><ul><li>First crossword puzzle in the New York World </li></ul><ul><li>End of the Philippine-American War </li></ul> The 1910’s 1913 Did you know. . . Henry Ford developed the first moving assembly line in 1913.
  16. 16. <ul><li>Archduke Ferdinand assassinated in Austria </li></ul><ul><li>Congress creates Federal Trade Commission , Clayton Antitrust Act . </li></ul><ul><li>The Smith-Lever Act establishes a system of cooperative extension services connected to land grant universities and provides federal funds for extension activities. </li></ul><ul><li>Charlie Chaplin first appeared as the Little Tramp </li></ul><ul><li>First traffic light installed in Cleveland, OH </li></ul><ul><li>Panama Canal Officially Opened </li></ul><ul><li>World War I Begins </li></ul> The 1910’s 1914 Did you know. . . The University of Wyoming Department of Education was formed in 1914.
  17. 17. <ul><li>The Superior Court in Fulton County, Ga. accepts the charter for the establishment of the new Ku Klux Klan </li></ul><ul><li>The National University Continuing Education Association is formed </li></ul><ul><li>The Association of American Colleges and Universities founded </li></ul><ul><li>D.W. Griffith's The Birth of a Nation released </li></ul><ul><li>Germans use poison gas as a weapon </li></ul><ul><li>Lusitania sunk by German U-Boat </li></ul><ul><li>Second Battle of Ypres and Armenian Genocide </li></ul> The 1910’s 1915 Did you know. . . The one millionth Ford automobile rolled off the assembly line in 1915.
  18. 18. <ul><li>Albert Einstein completes his mathematical formulation of a general theory of relativity , which includes gravity </li></ul><ul><li>John Dewey 's. Democracy and Education . An Introduction to the Philosophy of Education is published </li></ul><ul><li>The American Federation of Teachers (AFT) is founded as is the American Educational Research Association (AERA) </li></ul><ul><li>U.S. National Park Service in the Department of the Interior is created by act of Congress </li></ul><ul><li>Jeannette Rankin first woman elected to Congress </li></ul><ul><li>Easter Rising in Ireland </li></ul> The 1910’s 1916 Did you know. . . Bill Carlisle, the infamous last train robber, robbed a train in Hanna, Wyoming on April 21, 1916.
  19. 19. <ul><li>U.S. Enters World War I when the first U.S. combat troops arrive in France as U.S. declares war on Germany </li></ul><ul><li>The Smith-Hughes Act passes, providing federal funding for agricultural and vocational education in public schools for adults and youth above the age of fourteen </li></ul><ul><li>In 1917, the National Education Association (NEA) was reorganized to better mobilize and represent teachers and educational staff </li></ul><ul><li>First adult education course offered at Teachers College, Columbia University , NY </li></ul><ul><li>First Pulitzer Prizes Awarded </li></ul> The 1910’s 1917 Did you know. . . The famous “I Want You” poster featuring Uncle Sam was created in 1917 by James Montgomery Flagg.
  20. 20. <ul><li>President Wilson's Fourteen Points , which assures citizens that that the Great War was being fought for a moral cause and for postwar peace in Europe </li></ul><ul><li>First full time state supervisors of adult education appointed in New York and South Carolina. </li></ul><ul><li>1918 Spanish Flu Pandemic </li></ul><ul><li>Russian Czar Nicholas II and His Family are Killed </li></ul> The 1910’s 1918 Did you know. . . Daylight Saving Time first went into effect in 1918.
  21. 21. <ul><li>Treaty of Versailles ends World War I </li></ul><ul><li>The 18th Amendment is adopted establishing prohibition </li></ul><ul><li>Race riots erupted in 26 U.S. cities during the course of the year, including Washington, D.C., Chicago, and Omaha </li></ul><ul><li>The Progressive Education Association is founded with the goal of reforming American education </li></ul><ul><li>The 19 th Amendment passed the house and senate giving U.S. women the right to vote. Ratified by States in 1920 </li></ul><ul><li>New School for Social Research opens </li></ul> The 1910’s 1919 Did you know. . . Dial telephones were first introduced in 1919 by American Telephone and Telegraph Company (AT&T)
  22. 22. <ul><li>Maturation of a nation and multiplication of its AE institutions </li></ul><ul><li>Education promote the development of the industry </li></ul><ul><li>Women’s rights in education continue to developed </li></ul><ul><li>Women won the right to vote </li></ul> The 1900’s Highlights
  23. 23. <ul><li>Socialist movement spreads through the education of workers </li></ul><ul><li>National Women Trade Union League organized first training of women union organizers </li></ul><ul><li>Society of American Indians formed to promote and reform Indian education </li></ul><ul><li>Push for “Americanism” and immigrant education </li></ul><ul><li>Military training </li></ul><ul><li>Government distribution of public information </li></ul><ul><li>University extension expands </li></ul><ul><li>“ Red Scare” investigated individuals allegedly spreading German propaganda </li></ul> The 1910’s Highlights
  24. 24. Questions <ul><li>Describe the impact of WWI on the development of Adult Education? </li></ul><ul><li>What role did the government have in expanding adult education in preparation for WWI? </li></ul><ul><li>What impact did the media have on Adult Education in the era building up to and during WWI? </li></ul><ul><li>How is immigration important to Adult Education in the 1900’s? </li></ul><ul><li>In what ways did Adult Education lead to prohibition? </li></ul><ul><li>Do you think that it is necessary to pass the compulsory laws? If so, what influences did it bring to the adult education? </li></ul><ul><li>What is Hull House? What are its influences of adult education in 1900-1910? </li></ul><ul><li>What are the roles that adult education played in the development of industry? </li></ul>

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