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  • Finding Their Voices/Professionals and Workforce Representation

    Written on November 12, 2000

    A significant percentage of unorganized professionals would like to be represented in their workplaces by a union or some other type of “employee organization.” This conclusion, drawn from two Shanker Institute-sponsored studies, comes in spite of the fact that many professionals hold a stereotypical view of unions as overly confrontational.

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  • Professional Workers, Unions, and Associations: Affinities and Antipathies

    Written on June 5, 2000

    This paper, by Richard Hurd, director of labor studies at Cornell University, explores the changing nature of professional work, examines the attitudes of professionals toward work and unionization, and analyzes the possibility of convergence between the roles and operations of unions and profess

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  • Hart Research Poll of Teachers and Principals

    Written on October 15, 1999

    These early polls show that nation's teachers and principals strongly support higher academic standards, while at the same time harboring serious questions about adequacy of implementation and an overemphasis on testing.

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