32 items found
Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Subject is exactly "Strikes and lockouts--Teachers"
Letter from Elisabeth Owen to Commissioner of Education Floyd Christian Expressing Anti-Teachers' Union Sentiment, 1968

Letter from Elisabeth Owen to Commissioner of Education Floyd Christian Expressing Anti-Teachers' Union Sentiment, 1968

Date
1968-02-19
Description
"Higher pay alone cannot improve education." Includes newspaper clipping on strike from St.Petersburg Times and response from Christian.
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
Letter from Miami Resident and Parent to Governor Claude Kirk Expressing Disgust for FEA Demands and Teachers' Strike, 1968

Letter from Miami Resident and Parent to Governor Claude Kirk Expressing Disgust for FEA Demands and Teachers' Strike, 1968

Date
1968-02-18
Description
Parent L.C. Alexander writes the governor in opposition to the FEA strike. Notes shift in political party allegience over school tax issue: "I am a registered democrat. ... We voted Republican in the last state and national election. ... someone has to stop the ever increasing taxation burden."
Collection
Letter from Minister Clifton E. Folsom to Commissioner of Education Floyd Christian Concerning the School Crisis, 1968

Letter from Minister Clifton E. Folsom to Commissioner of Education Floyd Christian Concerning the School Crisis, 1968

Date
1968-02-27
Description
Folsom questions how the strike will affect school accreditation.
Collection
Letter from Okeechobee Business Owner Edward B. Seegers to Floyd Christian Expressing Disdain for Teacher Walkout, 1968

Letter from Okeechobee Business Owner Edward B. Seegers to Floyd Christian Expressing Disdain for Teacher Walkout, 1968

Date
1968-02-22
Description
President of Burgner Molasses Company voices disapproval of teacher walkout. "If I defaulted on a contract... I would expect to be sued and have damages assessed against me."
Collection
Letter from Pensacola Student Sherry Niehaus to Commissioner of Education Floyd Christian Expressing Disdain Over School Closures, 1968

Letter from Pensacola Student Sherry Niehaus to Commissioner of Education Floyd Christian Expressing Disdain Over School Closures, 1968

Date
1968-02-28
Description
Niehaus voices solidarity with FEA-led strike and describes conditions at schools without certified teachers. "We need legislation that will do the job permanently and we need it NOW!"
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Letter from Striking Teacher Irma Ray to Commissioner of Education Floyd Christians About the School Crisis, 1968

Letter from Striking Teacher Irma Ray to Commissioner of Education Floyd Christians About the School Crisis, 1968

Date
1968-02-25
Description
Ray explains the reason for her resignation: "I am one of the teachers that has resigned because of a dishonest bill in the name of education."
Collection
Letter to Commissioner of Education Floyd Christian from Concerned Citizen Reacting to Press Coverage of Teachers' Strike, 1968

Letter to Commissioner of Education Floyd Christian from Concerned Citizen Reacting to Press Coverage of Teachers' Strike, 1968

Date
1968-05-04
Description
J.W. Kellog writing to Christian about strike: "If you do try to force thisunion stuff on us you will never get any elected job again."
Collection
Letters from Striking Teachers John B. Herndon and Betty L. Herndon to Commissioner of Education Floyd Christians about the School Crisis, 1968

Letters from Striking Teachers John B. Herndon and Betty L. Herndon to Commissioner of Education Floyd Christians about the School Crisis, 1968

Date
1968-02-27
Description
Veteran teachers explain their reasons for resigning, express support for FEA.
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
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
s303_b010_f18_61Letter from Elisabeth Owen to Commissioner of Education Floyd Christian Expressing Anti-Teachers' Union Sentiment, 1968TextStrikes and lockouts--Teachers
Education--Finance
Teachers' unions--Florida
Teachers' unions--Officials and employees
Labor unions--Political activity
Education and state--Public opinion
Teachers--Salaries, pensions, etc.
Collective bargaining
Employees--Resignation
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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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s303_b010_f18_51Letter from Miami Resident and Parent to Governor Claude Kirk Expressing Disgust for FEA Demands and Teachers' Strike, 1968TextStrikes and lockouts--Teachers
Education--Finance
Teachers' unions--Florida
Teachers' unions--Officials and employees
Labor unions--Political activity
Education and state--Public opinion
Parent and child--Public opinion
Party affiliation
Teachers--Salaries, pensions, etc.
Collective bargaining
Constituent power
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s303_b010_f17_22Letter from Minister Clifton E. Folsom to Commissioner of Education Floyd Christian Concerning the School Crisis, 1968TextStrikes and lockouts--Teachers
Education--Finance
Teachers' unions--Florida
Teachers' unions--Officials and employees
Labor unions--Political activity
Education and state--Public opinion
Public schools--Accreditation
Teachers--Salaries, pensions, etc.
Collective bargaining
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s303_b010_f17_14Letter from Okeechobee Business Owner Edward B. Seegers to Floyd Christian Expressing Disdain for Teacher Walkout, 1968TextStrikes and lockouts--Teachers
Education--Finance
Teachers' unions--Florida
Teachers' unions--Officials and employees
Labor unions--Political activity
Education and state--Public opinion
Teachers--Salaries, pensions, etc.
Collective bargaining
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s303_b010_f17_60Letter from Pensacola Student Sherry Niehaus to Commissioner of Education Floyd Christian Expressing Disdain Over School Closures, 1968TextStrikes and lockouts--Teachers
Education--Finance
Teachers' unions--Florida
Teachers' unions--Officials and employees
Labor unions--Political activity
Education and state--Public opinion
Students--Public opinion
Teachers--Salaries, pensions, etc.
Collective bargaining
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s303_b010_f17_19Letter from Striking Teacher Irma Ray to Commissioner of Education Floyd Christians About the School Crisis, 1968TextStrikes and lockouts--Teachers
Education--Finance
Teachers' unions--Florida
Teachers' unions--Officials and employees
Labor unions--Political activity
Education and state--Public opinion
Teachers--Salaries, pensions, etc.
Collective bargaining
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s303_b010_f23_66Letter to Commissioner of Education Floyd Christian from Concerned Citizen Reacting to Press Coverage of Teachers' Strike, 1968TextStrikes and lockouts--Teachers
Education--Finance
Teachers' unions--Florida
Teachers' unions--Officials and employees
Labor unions--Political activity
Education and state--Public opinion
Teachers--Salaries, pensions, etc.
Collective bargaining
Constituent power
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s303_b010_f17_24Letters from Striking Teachers John B. Herndon and Betty L. Herndon to Commissioner of Education Floyd Christians about the School Crisis, 1968TextStrikes and lockouts--Teachers
Education--Finance
Teachers' unions--Florida
Teachers' unions--Officials and employees
Labor unions--Political activity
Education and state--Public opinion
Teachers--Salaries, pensions, etc.
Collective bargaining
/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/s303_b010_f17_24.jpg
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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