The History of Technology in Education

August 16, 2014 7:56 pm

The History of Technology in Education

  • 30,000 B.C.E. Cave Drawings
  • 510 B.C.E. Pythagoras Academy
  • 105 Paper Made in China
  • 382 Manuscript Transcription
  • 1450 Gutenberg Printing Press
  • 1600 Public Education
    • 1700 Public Education: Blackboard and Chalkboard slates
    • 1800 Public Education: Blackboard, Chalkboard slates, and Books
  • 1910: Audiovisual Age
    • 1910: Audiovisual Age: Radio
    • 1930: Audiovisual Age: Film strip projector
    • 1940: Audiovisual Age: Overhead projector
  • 1960 Information Age: Television
    • 1970 Information Age: Television, VCR, and VHS Tape
    • 1980 Information Age: Television, VCR, VHS Tape, and Audio Tape
  • 1990 Computer Age
    • 1991 Computer Age: 1st SMART Board Interactive Whiteboard
  • 1995 The Digital Age
  • 2000 The Interactive Age: Smart Response LE, Smart Response PE, Smart Response XE, Laptops, Document Camera.