ERIC Number: ED310668
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: N/A
Higher Education Advocate. Volume V, Number 1-13.
Wechsler, Harold, Ed.
Higher Education Advocate, v5 n1-13 Sep 1987-Jul 1988
Thirteen issues of the National Education Association (NEA) newsletter highlight the following: (1) Bork, Supreme Court nomination and NEA affiliate win on pay bias suit; (2) NEA presidential endorsements; (3) TIAA-CREF (Teachers Insurance and Annuity Association and College Retirement Equities Fund) response to critics held inadequate; (4) NEA challenge of Bennett's interference with accreditation, and saving minds; (5) Bell memoir detailing right-wing attacks on Department of Education; (6) the 1988 federal budget: higher education aid increases, and NEA and the community colleges; (7) Cisneros keynoting NEA higher education conference, and equity for Texas higher education; (8) freedom of information: in jeopardy, and academic freedom; (9) NEA part-time faculty report issued at higher education meeting, and part-time faculty; (10) Congress passing NEA-supported Civil Rights Restoration Act; (11) NEA higher education panel on sexual harassment; (12) NEA-backed coalition gains TIAA-CREF transfer rights, and Vermont issues and (13) learning labs plan highlights 1988 NEA Representative Assembly (RA), and RA elects at-large director. (SM)
Descriptors: Academic Freedom, Advocacy, Educational Assessment, Higher Education, National Programs, Organizational Effectiveness, Organizational Objectives, Planning, Politics, Public Policy, Social Action
National Education Association, 1201 16th St., NW, Washington, DC 20036.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Education Association, Washington, DC.
Identifiers - Location: Texas