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Ethical Issues and Teacher Strikes

Discuss the ethical issues that underlie "teacher strikes" and how you believe they should be resolved.

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The following information is provided for understanding, guidance, and reference. Please reflect and expand upon the following information with your own thoughts.

Questions to ponder-

Why do teachers strike?

Who suffers most when teachers strike?

Do teachers strike to create educational change?

Do strikes support human rights and social equality for teachers?

How can teachers participate in educational reform?

The United States, the American Federation of Teachers (AFT) and the National Education Association (NEA) invite an increase in professional autonomy for teachers and to contribute to meaningful ...

Solution Summary

The reasons why teachers strike are discussed. Resolutions regarding prevention, unions, ethics, and human nature are examined. Teachers participation in educational reform is also discussed.