TITLE

American Federation of Teachers

AUTHOR(S)
Glass, Ronald W.
PUB. DATE
October 1970
SOURCE
Monthly Labor Review;Oct70, Vol. 93 Issue 10, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the American Federation of Teachers' 54th annual convention held on August 17-21, 1968, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Labor issues affecting the teaching profession highlighted at the meeting; Key speakers; Key subjects on the convention's agenda; Resolutions introduced at the convention.
ACCESSION #
5990851

 

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