Wednesday, April 6, 2011

Panel Discussion on Teachers' Unions, Thursday, April 7, with Sam Coleman, Lois Weiner and Leo Casey

Well, 2 out of 3 ain't bad. Sam and Lois have a lot to offer. Watch Leo try to explain the UFT "we surrender" strategy.

Part of a three-part series continuing 2011-2012:
Citizen Teacher:  Discussing Teachers in Society 

Thursday, April 7 
6:00 - 7:30 pm 
at Bank Street School of Education 
610 W. 112th St. 
free and open to the public 

Discussing historical background of teachers' 
unions in NYC, strengths and critiques of unions, 
and union portrayal in the media. 

Panelists include: 
Leo Casey of the United Federation of Teachers  
Sam Coleman of NYCORE
Lois Weiner, Professor of Education and 
author of The Global Assault on Teaching, Teachers, and Their Unions 
and more TBA 

Sponsored by the Bank Street School of Education Council of Students

Check out Norms Notes for a variety of articles of interest: And make sure to check out the side panel on right for news bits.

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