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HISTORY 240 LECTURE 10/24/07 EDUCATION Upper class educated free public schools and free public libraries, and free public Parks (19 th century) Spanish period – Padres offered instruction, but no public schools o Wanted to send their children to school, so they took them to Hawaii o Only Hispanic governor after 1850– Pacheco o Most tutored at home o First public school in Monterey San Francisco continues to become urban metropolis with Boston idea Mechanical class – self education Hard to get concept of high schools going in CA o Gilman --- every area in CA would have a public HS (didn’t happen) High School made sports available to girls
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Unformatted text preview: 1868 opening of Univ of CA Early childhood education o Emma marwidel idea for early education o Kate wiggin smart writer/ advocate of kindergarten Higher education bout by private sector mostly religious o College of California 1891 free public university Stanford (university in honor of dead son) 1880 1929 - USC = only university of southern university Collapse of HS system no one went to HS, so it was hard to have free o Elite nature of HS system o Self-education Junior/Community college movement...
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This note was uploaded on 02/27/2008 for the course HIST 240g taught by Professor Starr during the Fall '07 term at USC.

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