37 items found
Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Subject contains "Teachers' unions"
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"How Florida Slept," a report on the development of the Florida statewide teacher's strike, 1968

"How Florida Slept," a report on the development of the Florida statewide teacher's strike, 1968

Date
1968 (circa)
Description
This report provides a detailed timeline of the political factors that drove the Florida Education Association to organize a statewide teacher strike in 1968, as well as a timeline of the actual strike and its aftermath.
Collection
Statement to the Press by Florida Education Association Executive Secretary Phil Constans, Jr. on the First Day of the Florida Statewide Teachers' Strike, 1968

Statement to the Press by Florida Education Association Executive Secretary Phil Constans, Jr. on the First Day of the Florida Statewide Teachers' Strike, 1968

Date
1968-02-19
Description
This press release discusses the first day of the 35,000-teacher walkout in Florida on February 19, 1968, and provides information about conditions in Escambia, Palm Beach and Orange counties on first day of the strike.
Collection
Cartoon Depicting Militancy of Florida's Teachers After the 1968 Teacher Strike, 1968

Cartoon Depicting Militancy of Florida's Teachers After the 1968 Teacher Strike, 1968

Date
1968 (circa)
Description
This political cartoon depicts a militant image of Florida's teachers after the 1968 strike.
Collection
Memorandum from FEA President George Dabbs discussing details of union sanctions against Florida schools, 1967

Memorandum from FEA President George Dabbs discussing details of union sanctions against Florida schools, 1967

Date
1967-06-06
Description
This memo outlines the FEA sanctions against Florida public schools after Governor Kirk's veto of education spending increases.
Collection
Letter from FEA President Dexter Hagman discussing sources of support for school sanctions, 1967

Letter from FEA President Dexter Hagman discussing sources of support for school sanctions, 1967

Date
1967-08-07
Description
This letter outlines the sources of support for FEA imposed school sanctions including former governor LeRoy Collins, Attorney General Earl Faircloth, University of Florida faculty, the Florida State University Faculty Senate, State Council of Student Body Presidents and various parent-teacher and civic clubs.
Collection
Memorandum from FEA Executive Secretary Phil Constans to all School Principals Outlining the Role of Principals in Organizing Resignations, 1967

Memorandum from FEA Executive Secretary Phil Constans to all School Principals Outlining the Role of Principals in Organizing Resignations, 1967

Date
1967-10-12
Description
This memo outlines the role of principals in organizing teacher and administrator resignations. Includes copy of telephone message and notice to be posted at closed schools.
Collection
FEA Pamphlet, "The Needs of Education in Florida... Today!," 1967

FEA Pamphlet, "The Needs of Education in Florida... Today!," 1967

Date
1967 (circa)
Description
This FEA pamphlet provides facts and figures about the resource deficits in Florida's education system in the year leading up to the 1968 statewide teachers' strike.
Collection
FEA Pamphlet Encouraging Members to Meet Their Legislative Representatives, 1967

FEA Pamphlet Encouraging Members to Meet Their Legislative Representatives, 1967

Date
1967 (circa)
Description
This pamphlet includes brief resumes of FEA legislative representatives and a list of priority items to address during upcoming lawmaking session: Increased educations spending, professional negotiations statute, amend teacher continuing contract law, eliminate millage elections and increase minimum payments for retired teachers
Collection
FEA Pamphlet on the Status of Education in Florida Today, 1967

FEA Pamphlet on the Status of Education in Florida Today, 1967

Date
1967 (circa)
Description
This FEA pamphlet provides facts and figures about the state of education in 1967 Florida. It also includes results of a statewide educational survey and urges teachers to contact their legislators.
Collection
Program for the Conference on Faculty Desegregation, 1966

Program for the Conference on Faculty Desegregation, 1966

Date
1966-05-26
Description
This program lists the schedule of events for the FEA/FSTA joint conference on faculty desegregation in Florida.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
m86-11_b040_f03_01"How Florida Slept," a report on the development of the Florida statewide teacher's strike, 1968textStrikes and lockouts--Teachers
Education--Finance
Teachers' unions--Florida
Teachers' unions--Officials and employees
Labor unions--Political activity
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m86-11_b048_f02_01Statement to the Press by Florida Education Association Executive Secretary Phil Constans, Jr. on the First Day of the Florida Statewide Teachers' Strike, 1968textStrikes and lockouts--Teachers
Education--Finance
Teachers' unions--Florida
Teachers' unions--Officials and employees
Labor unions--Political activity
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m86-11_b048_f08_01Cartoon Depicting Militancy of Florida's Teachers After the 1968 Teacher Strike, 1968imageStrikes and lockouts--Teachers
Education--Finance
Teachers' unions--Florida
Teachers' unions--Officials and employees
Labor unions--Political activity
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m86-11_b048_f09_01Memorandum from FEA President George Dabbs discussing details of union sanctions against Florida schools, 1967textStrikes and lockouts--Teachers
Education--Finance
Teachers' unions--Florida
Teachers' unions--Officials and employees
Labor unions--Political activity
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m86-11_b048_f09_02Letter from FEA President Dexter Hagman discussing sources of support for school sanctions, 1967textStrikes and lockouts--Teachers
Education--Finance
Teachers' unions--Florida
Teachers' unions--Officials and employees
Labor unions--Political activity
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m86-11_b048_f09_03Memorandum from FEA Executive Secretary Phil Constans to all School Principals Outlining the Role of Principals in Organizing Resignations, 1967textStrikes and lockouts--Teachers
Education--Finance
Teachers' unions--Florida
Teachers' unions--Officials and employees
Labor unions--Political activity
School principals
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m86-11_b048_f09_04FEA Pamphlet, "The Needs of Education in Florida... Today!," 1967textEducation--Finance
Teachers' unions--Florida
Teachers' unions--Officials and employees
Labor unions--Political activity
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m86-11_b048_f09_05FEA Pamphlet Encouraging Members to Meet Their Legislative Representatives, 1967textEducation--Finance
Teachers' unions--Florida
Teachers' unions--Officials and employees
Labor unions--Political activity
Lobbying--Law and legislation
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m86-11_b048_f09_06FEA Pamphlet on the Status of Education in Florida Today, 1967textEducation--Finance
Teachers' unions--Florida
Teachers' unions--Officials and employees
Labor unions--Political activity
Lobbying--Law and legislation
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m86-11_b149_f01_01Program for the Conference on Faculty Desegregation, 1966textFaculty integration
Teachers' unions
Educational equalization
African Americans--Education
Segregation in education--Florida
African American teachers--Florida
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