Presentation on theme: "Earl D. Roberts Student # A00128860 May 18, 2010 PhD in Education Specialization: Educational Technology For: Dr. Patricia Deubel."— Presentation transcript:
Earl D. Roberts Student # A May 18, 2010 PhD in Education Specialization: Educational Technology For: Dr. Patricia Deubel Educ Evolution of Educational Technology
Decades to be covered: 50s -70s These decades cover the first twenty- eight years of my life and how music fits into it. Technological advances: the computer going from a wall-sized unit down to a personal unit.
Sep 1951 my father is killed in Korea, I am born February 1952; August 1952 my mother remarries, my half-brother is born May 1953, my half-sister is born July Music: Rock-a-Billy; Doo-Wop; Country & Western, and Rock-N-Roll Society & Culture: The first Baby Boomer became a teenager Education: Max Wertheimer and Thorndike were losing influence over education while Skinner was gaining educational influence; School equality was settled with Brown vs. Board of Education Work: Farmers were switching over from horse and mule power to tractors; screwworms are eliminated Technology: The Computer Age is sprouting. Tofflers Waves: First wave is long gone, Second Wave is near extinction; the third wave is just sprouting.
Tofflers Waves: Third Wave is developing Work: Farmers use mechanical cotton-pickers Education: Elementary and Secondary Education Act; Vygotskys influence begins influencing education; Herbert Kohl promotes Open Education; Bilingual Education Act takes affect; Project Head Start starts; Equality of Educational Opportunity Study and Jerome Bruner influences education; REA authorizes rural educational TV Society & Culture: Shirley Chisholm begins her short years of service; The Civil Rights Act is passed Music: Soul, Rhythm & Blues begins; the British Invasion; the Psychedelic Bands come into fashion
Received a deferment to stay out of Vietnam; graduated high school (1970), took a bus to Kentucky and found out I was accepted into college; graduate Lamar University (1974) BS Elementary Education – specialization Special Education; I get married (1974)moved three times; first daughter is born (1977). First teaching job (1974 – 1975) severely handicapped children; second teaching position (1976 – 1978) rural high school slow learners, third teaching position ( ) slow learners elementary school. My income less than $500/mo. Joined the military for the benefits. Music: Punk Rock- a rebellion against Super Groups of the 70s Education: Marian Edelman starts Childrens Defense Fund; Pennsylvania supports retarded children getting a free education; nationally, The Education of All Handicapped Children Act; Indian Education Act for indigenous American Indians; Title IX; National Association of Bilingual Education Work: No-tillage becomes popular: Plant Variety Protection Act; Paul Berg is molecular scientist working with DNA strands Technology: ARPANET begins packet-switching network that initiates the beginning of the Internet
The main transactions occurring during these three decades were the shifting of workers from farms to the cities and the advances leading to the beginning of the Internet and the down-sizing of the computer itself from a wall-to-wall model to the establishment of personal computers.
(Advanced Research Projects Agency Network), ARPANET Oct :30 PM2010Technology USA ARPANET the first "packet- switching" network develops to the internet, created by DOD net.com/~edrbsass/educationhistorytimeline.html Apple Computer TechnologyCalifornia Apple Computerhttp://www.cloud net.com/~edrbsass/educationhistorytimeline.html Bilingual Education Act Education USA The Bilingual Education Act net.com/~edrbsass/educationhistorytimeline.html
British Invasion MusicNew YorkBritish Invade American music in the 60'shttp://www.essor tment.com/all/americanmusicw_rhaj.htm Brown v. Board. of Education of TopekaMay EducationWashington, D. C Supreme Court Brown v. Board. of Education of Topeka, "separate facilities are unequal" net.com/~edrbsass/educationhistorytimeline.html Burrhus Frederic (B.F.) Skinner's EducationUSA behaviorism (operant conditioning), net.com/~edrbsa ss/educationhistorytimeline.html
Civil Rights Act Society & CultureUSA The Civil Rights Act prohibits discrimination net.com/~edrbsass/educationhistorytimeline.html Cotton harvested mechanically WorkUSA96% of cotton harvested mechanicallyhttp://www.agcla ssroom.org/gan/timeline/farm_tech.htm Country & Western MusicTennesseeModern Countryhttp://www.essortment.com/all/americanmusicw_rhaj.htm Doo-Wop MusicUSAChurch harmonys mixed with the Blues- Plattershttp://www.john- meekings.co.uk/ timeline.html
Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA)Apr EducationUSA The Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA)http://www.cloud net.com/~edrbsass/educationhistorytimeline.html Herbert R. Kohl EducationUSA Herbert R. Kohl promotes open education net.com/~edrbsass/educationhistorytimeline.html Indian Education Act EducationUSA The Indian Education Act " American Indian and Alaska Native students" net.com/~edrbsass/educationhistorytimeline.html Jerome Bruner EducationUSA Jerome Bruner popularize cognitive learning as an alternative to behaviorism. net.com/~edrbsass/educationhistorytimeline.html
Lev Vygotsky's EducationUSA Lev Vygotsky views of education are introduced to the English-speaking world. net.com/~edrbsass/educationhistorytimeline.html Marian Wright Edelman EducationUSA Marian Wright Edelman Children's Defense Fund net.com/~edrbsass/educationhistorytimeline.html no tillage popularized WorkUSANo-tillage popularizedhttp://www.agcla ssroom.org/gan/timeline/farm_tech.htm Paul Berg WorkUSAMolecular biologist Paul Berg make possible transfer of genes from DNA strands ssroom.org/gan/timeline/crops_livestock.htm
Pennsylvania Association for Retarded Children (PARC) EducationPennsylvania Pennsylvania Association for Retarded Children (PARC) v. Pennsylvania, students with mental retardation entitled to free public education.http://www.cloud net.com/~edrbsass/educationhistorytimeline.html Project Head StartJun EducationUSA Project Head Start,http://www.cloud net.com/~edrbsass/educationhistorytimeline.html Psychedelic MusicUSAPsychedelic rock influenced by psychedelic drugs- Vanilla Fudge, Iron Butterflyhttp://www.last.f m/tag/psychedelic%20rock PUNK MusicGreat BritainHatred of super groups of the 70's leads to Punk Rockershttp://www.john- meekings.co.uk/timeline.html (PVPA) WorkUSAPlant Variety Protection Act ssroom.org/gan/timeline/crops_livestock.htm
REA authorizes rural Educational TV EducationUSA REA authorized education TV in rural areas ssroom.org/gan/timeline/life_farm.htm screw worms WorkUSASterile flies used for screwworm controlhttp://www.agcla ssroom.org/gan/timeline/crops_livestock.htm Shirley Anita St. Hill Chisholm Society & CultureUSA Shirley Anita St. Hill Chisholm. The first African American woman elected to Congress and sought presidential nomination. net.com/~edrbsass/educationhistorytimeline.html Soul/Rhythm & Blues MusicUSAWest coast Blues, Jazz and Gospelhttp://www.john- meekings.co.uk/timeline.html
The Education of All Handicapped Children Act Education USA The Education of All Handicapped Children Act requires free, suited to individual needs, in the least restrictive setting for all "handicapped" children. net.com/~edrbsass/educationhistorytimeline.html The Equality of Educational Opportunity Study Education USA The Equality of Educational Opportunity Study net.com/~edrbsass/educationhistorytimeline.html The National Association of Bilingual Education Education USA The National Association of Bilingual Education net.com/~edrbsass/educationhistorytimeline.html Title IX EducationUSA Title IX prohibits discrimination based on sexhttp://www.cloud net.com/~edrbsass/educationhistorytimeline.html tractors outnumber animal power WorkUSA tractors exceeds horses and muleshttp://www.agcla ssroom.org/gan/timeline/farm_tech.htm