The education reform movement took place in the 1800's
Leader of the Movement
My name is Horace Mann and im the leader of the education reform movement
Public schools were created for kids whose parents couldn't afford private schools or hired tutors. By 1850 most white children attend free public schools. But still most colleges did not accept Women or African Americans. In 1837, public universities started accepting woman.
Changes made by Movement
The impact the education reform movement left is it created schools for everyone. It also started the movements for African Americans and Women.
Impact the Movement made in Today's Society
Horace Mann was the leader of the education reform movement. When he was younger he only went to school ten weeks out of the year, which caused him to start the movement
My name is Prudence Crandall, and you have inspired me to start to admit African American women to my school
The education reform movement created public schools for all children that wanted to attend school. It also changed the way women were treated and educated. By starting to be allowed into high schools and colleges
The movement effected the way schools are operated. All people can go to public schools and get an education now. Women and African Americans can go to college. Education for everyone is now equal because of the movement.