1831 - Dorothea Beale was born in London.
1847 - Dorothea was sent to a school in Paris for a year.
1848 - Studied at Queen's College.
Finished her studies they appointed her as their first woman mathematics tutor.
1856 - Head Teacher at Casterton School.
- Became a popular book with teachers and helped her to be appointed as Head Teacher of Cheltenham
1865 - Joined with Emily Davies and Elizabeth Garrett and eight other women to form a discussion group called the Kensington Society.
1867 - Drafted a petition asking Parliament to grant women the vote.
1892 - Beale purchased Cowley House in Oxford for £5,000.
1893 - Opened as St. Hilda's College, Oxford.
1897 - St. Hilda's was accepted by the Association for Promoting the Higher Education of Women as a high standard College for Women.
1898 - Wrote several books about education including Work and Play in Girls' Schools.
1906 - Dorothea Beale continued as the principal of Cheltenham Ladies College until her death.
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