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Abstract Papers consist of correspondence, ballots, proceedings from meetings, clippings, local finances, per capita reports, charter applications. Subjects include integration, federal works programs, loyalty oaths, academic freedom, federal aid to education, communist issues.
Dates: 1914 - 1980
Abstract Minutes, correspondence, reports, publications covering the president's office of Carl Megel and predominantly Charlie Cogen and David Selden. Important subjects are teacher strikes, contract negotiations, school desegregation, Oceanhill-Brownsville, education legislation, job stress, teacher centers.
The records are divided into two parts.
The records are divided into two parts.
Dates: 1960 - 1974; Majority of material found within 1968 - 1974
Abstract The American Federation of Teachers (AFT), was founded in 1916 to improve the working lives of teachers through-out the country and has grown to be one of the largest unions in the United States that is affiliated with the AFL-CIO. The southern regional office is one of five satellite offices of the AFT. The southern region represents teachers from elementary school through higher education, paraprofessionals, and school-related personnel who are members of the AFT in the states of Alabama,...
Dates: 1968 - 1999; Majority of material found within 1975 - 1985
Abstract Albert Shanker is considered one of the most important labor leaders of the late 20th century, as the longest sitting president of the American Federation of Teachers. He was considered a leader in the development of public education, civil rights, and trade unionism. His papers reflect mainly his college years and early career as a teacher in New York City.
Dates: 1928 - 2003; Majority of material found within 1949 - 1968
Abstract These records represent roughly a decade’s worth of general business including correspondence with state offices, meeting minutes, conference materials, policy documents and other items relevant to educational issues and topics for locals under the Northeast Regional Office. There is also valuable information on Education Alternatives Inc in Hartford, Connecticut and in Baltimore, Maryland.
Dates: 1975 - 1999
Abstract Part of the national American Federation of Teachers and statewide Michigan Federation of Teachers, the Dearborn Federation of Teachers, was chartered on February 28, 1945. Twenty years later, in1965, Michigan passed the Public Employee Relations Act; a law making organization and collective bargaining legal for public employees. Members of the union serve at four high schools, seven middle schools, 21 elementary schools, a community college and one early learning center within the city of...
Dates: 1939 - 1995; Majority of material found within 1960 - 1989
Collection — Box: Small Processed Collections: Li-Ma, Box 10, Folder: 11
Abstract Gabriel Mason was a teacher and administrator in the New York City Public School System for over fifty years. He lectured in philosophy and education, was active in teachers unions, and was the author of a number of books. His papers consist of a manuscript copy of a chapter of his autobiography, "The Teachers' Union," plus a draft of a dedicatory note to Albert Shanker.
Abstract Part I and II consists of correspondence, minutes, and reports. Subjects include Administrative Board meetings; American Federation of Teachers; conventions; Detroit Federation of Teachers; Executive Council meetings; Haven Hill conferences; legislative lobbying activities; membership campaigns; metropolitan teachers' institutes; Michigan AFL-CIO Council; Michigan Constitutional Convention (1961); teachers' salary and fringe benefits surveys; treasurer reports; White House Conference on...
Dates: 1934 - 1963; Majority of material found within 1955 - 1975
Abstract Workers Education Local 189, American Federation of Teachers, was founded in November 1922 as the bargaining agent for the faculty members of Brookwood Labor College. After Brookwood closed its doors in 1937, Local 189 opened its membership to all persons, regardless of geographic location, who were engaged in workers' education. Throughout its existence Local 189 had been active in distributing workers' education materials to other members of the AFT, and to public schools, colleges and to the...
Dates: 1939 - 1977
- Education 7
- Labor unions 5
- Collective bargaining 3
- Labor education 3
- School integration 3
- Strikes and lockouts 3
- Busing for School Integration 2
- Michigan 2
- Political Action 2
- Teachers 2
- Wages 2
- Academic freedom 1
- Affirmative action 1
- Civil rights 1
- Collective bargaining -- Government employees 1
- Collective bargaining -- Teachers 1
- Collective labor agreements 1
- Contract negotiations 1
- Desegregation 1
- Education -- Privatization 1
- Education, Higher 1
- Educational evaluation 1
- Government policy 1
- Health care employees 1
- Jewish day schools 1
- Labor 1
- Labor literature 1
- Labor movement 1
- Labor unions -- Factionalism 1
- Labor unions -- Mergers 1
- Labor unions and communism 1
- Maternity leave 1
- Michigan -- Politics and government 1
- Nurses 1
- Parochial school unions 1
- Pay equity 1
- Pensions 1
- Public employees 1
- Salaries -- Teachers 1
- Strikes and lockouts --Teachers 1
- Student movements 1
- Teacher educators 1
- Teachers -- Rating of 1
- Teachers -- Tenure 1
- Teachers Training of 1
- Vocational education 1
- Women's rights 1 ∧ view less
- National Education Association of the United States 3
- AFL-CIO. Committee on Political Education. 1
- American Federation of Teachers. Northeast Regional Office 1
- American Federation of Teachers. Southern Regional Office 1
- American Federation of Teachers. Workers Education Local 189 1
- Billups, Lovely H. 1
- Dearborn Federation of Teachers. Local 681 1
- Feldman, Sandra 1
- King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 1
- Kirkland, Lane 1
- Mason, Gabriel R. 1
- Meany, George, 1894-1980 1
- Michigan Federation of Teachers 1
- New York State United Teachers 1
- Ocean Hill-Brownsville Demonstration School District (New York, N.Y.) 1 ∧ view less
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