The beginnings of higher education in Maribor are closely linked to teacher education.
|1859||Bishop Anton Martin Slomšek transfers the seat of the diocese from St. Andraž in Carinthia to Maribor and shortly thereafter announces the establishment of the Slovenian Theological College.|
|1863||A two-year teacher training school is designed|
|1888||The school groows into a four-year school|
|1961||As the first high school in Maribor, the Academy of Education was founded|
|1986||The Academy of Education is renamed the Faculty of Education|
|2006||The Faculty of Education is being transformed into three new faculties: the Faculty of Education, the Faculty of Arts and the Faculty of Natural Sciences and Mathematics.|
The Regular School Sisters’ house with the outdoor/outside (?) teacher’s building, picture postcard, ok. 1911 (after: Greetings from Maribor. The city in old postcards between 1892 and 1945, Maribor 1992). Now III. Gymnasium Maribor.
The Academy of Education immediately after its construction in 1979.