Most widely held works about Albert Shanker
Most widely held works by Albert Shanker
Breaking the cycle of violence ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 30 libraries worldwide
"The purpose of the ... videoconference is to help educators, psychologists, social workers, and other practitioners, who work with young people, plan and develop effective programs in their communities that will reduce the violence that plagues so many cities today"--Guide.
The making of a profession by Albert Shanker ( Book )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
Public education in the 80's ( Recording )
2 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
Panelists Shirley Hufstedler, Secretary of Education, Senator Harrison Schmidt, and American Federation of Teachers' president Albert Shanker present their differing opinions on the crisis in public education.
The power of ideas : Al in his own words : a collection by Albert Shanker ( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Education reform overseas ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Edwin Newman interviews Albert Shanker on West Germany's "gesamtschule", known in English as comprehensive schools. In these schools teachers stay with the same group of students for three years, and students stay together for their entire school career. The results have been astounding: low drop out rates, high test scores, a strong sense of school community and few discipline problems.
A call for professionalism : American Federation of Teachers President Albert Shanker proposes the creation of a national exam for teachers by Albert Shanker ( Book )
2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Where we stand : Albert Shanker columns in the New York times by Albert Shanker ( Book )
1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Politics, markets and America's schools : the fallacies of private school choice by Albert Shanker ( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Affirmative action versus reverse discrimination ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Explores how contemporary society has attempted to redress discriminatory practices with affirmative action programs. Are quotas based on sex or race unconstitutional? Participants include Ellen Goodman, former EEOC chair, Eleanor Holmes Norton; Washington Post columnist William Raspberry and United Federation of Teachers President, Albert Shanker.
A voucher reader : a selection of "Where we stand" columns from 1971 to 1993 by Albert Shanker ( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
On schools, students, and education by Albert Shanker ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Reply to Herbert Hill's May 20, 1970 letter to the editor : Issues In Industrial Society (vol. 1, no. 3) by Albert Shanker ( Book )
2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Classrooms held hostage : restoring order in our schools : American Federation of Teachers president Albert Shanker's address to the 1995 AFT conference on discipline and safety by Albert Shanker ( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Where we stand : Albert Shanker columns in the New York times and Amsterdam news by Albert Shanker ( Book )
1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Touching the future dialogues on education. Albert Shanker ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
One of a series of conversations with educational leaders about public education in the U.S. in the 1990's and the future.
Powerful people in education ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Part I features Albert Shanker, president of the American Federation of Teachers. He discusses his influence on educational labor policies. Part II highlights Terry Herndon, who presents his view on public education, his politics, and his work as a labor leader. Part III presents Bob Keeshan, who discusses children's television. Part IV focuses on Fred Rogers, writer and star of Mr. Rogers Neighborhood. He emphasizes the importance of improving children's self-concepts, and predicts trends in children's television.
The Teaching Gap : Best Ideas from the Worldś Teachers for Improving Education in the Classroom by James W Stigler ( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Collective bargaining and the Board of Education of the City of New York by Albert Shanker ( Book )
1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Black fiddler prejudice and the Negro ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
This documentary focusses on a production of Fiddler on the roof performed by African-American students at a junior high school in Ocean Hill-Brownsville, and the controversy surrounding the production. Discussion of contemporary teachers' strikes in Brownsville is interwoven, featuring interviews with and speeches by Albert Shanker, head of the United Federation of Teachers. The documentary includes footage of the production of Fiddler on the roof in 1968 at Harry A. Eisman Junior High School (P.S. 275); interviews with Richard Piro, the teacher who staged the production, and with black and Jewish students at the school, their parents, and Leslie Campbell, a teacher of Afro-American Studies at P.S. 271; filmed discussions on the subject of black-Jewish relations among students, between Rabbi Allan Miller and Rev. William A. Jones, Jr., and by teachers in the New Coalition Party, which opposed the United Federation of Teachers during the Brownsville strikes; and comments by Joseph Stein, author of the book for Fiddler on the roof, after seeing the student production. The documentary explores issues of black antisemitism, racism among Jews, and cross-cultural understanding.
The case for restructuring our schools by Albert Shanker ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Affirmative action programs American Federation of Teachers Audiobooks Biography Children Children with social disabilities--Education Civil rights--Law and legislation Cogen, Charles,--1903- Conference proceedings Constitutional law Discrimination Education Education--Aims and objectives Educational vouchers Education and state Education--Evaluation Education--Finance Education--Philosophy Education--Standards Germany (West) Government aid to education History Jews Labor leaders Labor unions--Organizing National teacher examinations New York (State)--New York Political science Private schools Public schools Records and correspondence Reverse discrimination--Law and legislation School choice School management and organization Schools Selden, David Shanker, Albert Social justice Social problems Social values Strikes and lockouts--Teachers Teachers Teachers' unions Teachers' unions--Law and legislation Teachers--Certification Teachers--Political activity United Federation of Teachers United States Violence--Prevention Youth