Revisiting the 40's and 50's

The Educators Post

Main points about American education during the 1940s and 1950s:

-In the early 1940's men left WW1 leaving women and african americans to work in factories, offices and classrooms.

-WW1 ended in 1945 and troops flooded back to the states and married young and started their families cause the baby boom generation, this resulted in a need former schools and teachers.

- In the 1950's the national defense act provided money to improve scientific equipment, student loans and scholarships for collage. School encouraged to strengthen their math, science, and foreign language curriculums.

To keep America competitive with the Soviet Union, Congress....

- In the 1950's the national defense act provided money to improve scientific equipment, student loans and scholarships for collage. School encouraged to strengthen their math, science, and foreign language curriculums.

Brown v. Board of Education!

-Early 50's stated that African Americans would be equally educated as white but in separate schools. This didn't work due to unequal funding.

Behaviorism

1953 B.F Skinners published a book that by combining science and human behavior for controlling the classroom environment would produce educated and well behaved students.

About the Editors!

Lily Fundi and Amber Norman have been active in the educators post since 1937. they have amazing sense of fashion and have been declared the most beautiful girls in the entire publishers office/world. they enjoy meeting up with their squad (taylor swift, Jennifer Lawrence, adele, and the entire cast of friends and Adam livine and wife behati a.k.a victoria secret angel behati princlo)