ERIC Number: ED359384
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: N/A
A Chronology of Business Education in the United States 1635-1990. 1990 Update and Revisions.
Schmidt, B. June; Jennings, Carol L.
This chronology outlines 189 key events in the history of business education in the United States from 1635 to 1989, inclusively. Among the types of business education-related developments chronicled are the following: the first time specific types of business courses were offered at specific instructional levels and at specific types of institutions; the establishment of major business education schools, programs, and awards; the invention of various types of office machines; the passage of federal legislation pertaining to business education and financial support for such education; the founding of various business-related publications; the development of key instructional methods used in business education; the writing of important business-related textbooks; and the founding and activities of important business education-related professional associations and related committees. Also included in the chronology are 119 selected references, a glossary of abbreviations, and an appendix listing the recipients of 18 different business education-related awards. (MN)
Descriptors: Business Education, Educational Change, Educational History, Educational Innovation, Educational Practices, Instructional Materials, Office Machines, Periodicals, Postsecondary Education, Professional Associations, Program Development, Secondary Education, Teaching Methods
National Business Education Association, 1914 Association Drive, Reston, VA 22091-1596.
Publication Type: Historical Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Business Education Association, Reston, VA.
Identifiers - Location: United States