In this book study, participants will discuss readings from the book Teacher Unions and Social Justice: Organizing for the Schools and Communities Our Students Deserve. The book, "is an anthology of more than 60 articles documenting the history and the how-tos of social justice unionism. Together, they describe the growing movement to forge multiracial alliances with communities to defend and transform public education." Learn more about the book here: https://rethinkingschools.org/books/teacher-unions-and-social-justice/. This book study will include opportunities for group discussion and personal reflection.
OEA will provide copies of the book to participants. Participants receiving a book from OEA must commit to attending at least 5 of the 6 synchronous sessions.
Cost: Members: $0, free as a benefit of membership; Non-members: $75.
Dates and Times: April 14 - May 19. Live sessions (6) on Thursdays from 4:30-5:30pm