Duke of Saxony Opened Public Schools

Maurice, Duke of Saxony, opened three public schools on his lands in 1543. Continue reading

Philipp Melanchthon Introduced Grade Schools

Philipp Melanchthon, a religious and educational reformer introduced grade level schools in the 1520s, Continue reading

Long Distance Learning Begins in England

Open University, headquartered in Milton Keynes, England opened in 1971 Continue reading

Valentin Hauy Created Braille

Valentin Hauy of Paris, France, created the Braille reading system in 1793 Continue reading

Modern university in the Caribbean

The University of the West Indies, is a modern university in the Caribbean, founded in Jamaica in 1949. Continue reading

On-line course of study

The Western Behavioural Sciences Institute’s School of Management and Strategic Studies in San Diego, CA, USA, offered in 1981, an on-line course of study. Continue reading

Canada Was First to place all it’s Universities online

Canada was the First Nation to place all it's Universities on the Internet. Continue reading

Marie Curie

Marie Skłodowska Curie (/ˈkjʊri, kjʊˈriː/;[2] French: [kyʁi]; Polish: [kʲiˈri]; 7 November 1867 – 4 July 1934), born Maria Salomea Skłodowska ([ˈmarja salɔˈmɛa skwɔˈdɔfska]), was a Polish and naturalized-French physicist and chemist who conducted pioneering research on radioactivity. Continue reading

Woman appointed to the faculty of a French university

Physicist Marie Curie (born Maria Sklodowska in Warsaw, Poland) on May 13, 1906, she was appointed to the faculty of a French university to fill the professorship Continue reading

Accademia del Disegno: Creation of the old masters of art

Accademia del Disegno (Academy of Design) was Academy of fine arts in Europe, founded by the painter and art historian Giorgio Vasari in 1563, Florence, Italy. Continue reading