The Five Most Critical Events of the 20th Century Affecting
Public Education in the United States


The development of standardized norm referenced testing

The Civil Rights movement

The development of charter,choice and voucher schools.

The development of computer assisted instruction and information systems

The breakdown and disconnect between university teacher
education and the need for teachers to serve children in
poverty and children of color.

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