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Education: History of Education

This guide highlights resources related to education.

Educators & Theorists

Frederick Barnard (1809–1889): Topic Page

  • Catherine Beecher (1800-1878): Topic Page
  • John Dewey (1859-1952): Topic Page
  • Charles W. Eliot (1834–1926): Topic Page
  • Paulo Freire (1921-1997)
  • Friedrich Froebel (1782–1852): Topic Page
  • Ivan Illich (1926-2002)
  • Horace Mann (1796–1859): Topic Page
  • Maria Montessori (1870-1952): Topic Page
  • Jean Piaget (1896-1980): Topic Page
  • Jean Jacques Rousseau (1712-1778): Topic Page
  • Booker T. Washington (1856–1915): Topic Page
  • Emma Willard (1787-1870): Topic Page