Group of young women reading in library of normal school,
Washington, D.C. Library of Congress,
LC-USZ62-100288

Native American men and a boy posed outside of Carlisle Indian School.
LC-USZ62-124294

Education in rural school. Williams County, North Dakota.
LC-USF34-030766-D

Questa, New Mexico. Spanish-American students in the grade school
LC-DIG-fsa-8d25973

Veazy, Greene County, Georgia.
The one-teacher African American school, south of Greensboro
LC-USF34-046270-D

Welcome to the History of Education Society

Learn More About Us

News and Announcements

Pre-Conference Affinity Group Meetings for HES 2020

From Vice President Chris Span: HES Membership, I am so excited about the forthcoming virtual conference November 5-8.  Together, we will celebrate the 60th anniversary of the History of Education Society.  I look forward to meeting and greeting all of you. Very soon...

Berkowitz Fellowship in History of Education

Jonathan Zimmerman, a professor of the history of education in Penn GSE’s Literacy, Culture, and International Education division, has been named the Judy & Howard Berkowitz Professor in Education. Considered one of the foremost education historians today,...

history of education society home bottom - Home