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United Mind Workers: Unions and Teaching in the Knowledge Society Charles Taylor Kerchner

United Mind Workers: Unions and Teaching in the Knowledge Society

Charles Taylor Kerchner

Published May 12th 1997
ISBN : 9780787908294
Hardcover
256 pages
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This new model of teacher unions is organized around issues of quality teaching and professional development, as well as economic fairness. The authors propose strategies for expanding the influence of unions by involving them in the setting ofMoreThis new model of teacher unions is organized around issues of quality teaching and professional development, as well as economic fairness. The authors propose strategies for expanding the influence of unions by involving them in the setting of educational standards, evaluating teacher performance, and promoting career security. The authors have established United Mind Workers web pages that contain portions of the book, research reports, and work in progress as well as links to other labor and teacher reform web pages and links to the authors electronic mail boxes. For the web pages, go to: www.cgu.edu. Click on FACULTY, then Kerchner.