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Teachers" unionism in higher education

Meenkashi Sharma

Teachers" unionism in higher education

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Published by Manak Publications in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India.,
  • India
    • Subjects:
    • College teachers" unions -- India.,
    • Collective bargaining -- College teachers -- India.,
    • Universities and colleges -- India -- Administration.

    • About the Edition

      Study in the Indian context.

      Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [225]-249) and index.

      StatementMeenkashi Sharma.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLB2335.865.I4 S53 2000
      The Physical Object
      Pagination253 p. ;
      Number of Pages253
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL172723M
      ISBN 108186562958
      LC Control Number99953726
      OCLC/WorldCa45499692

      Central government would thus control the framework within which schools would compete with one another for resources, teachers and students, and thus by extension, higher standards. This substantial reorganisation of English education is significant and has been subjected to a large number of studies seeking to understand why and how this Author: Susanne Wiborg. They give voice to new teachers, veteran teachers and student teachers. Excellence in education is not separate from unionism. It’s about how they combine to create the school community our students deserve. That educational excellence is a measure of our unionism. AFT's partner on the project is TSL Education, Inc., a UK-based company that runs TES Connect — the largest on-line community of teachers in the world, with over 2 million members, and Author: Learning First Alliance.


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