New perspectives from the National Union of Women Teachers Archive – resource discovery in a women teachers union archive.

Locations
Building R19, Room 107, School of Education
Category
Research, Social Sciences, Students
Date(s)
Monday 12th December 2011 (17:00-18:30)
Contact

Sarah McCook, Departmental Secretary
E-mail: s.mccook@bham.ac.uk 
Tel: 0121 414 4844

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© from the NUWT Collection, Institute of Education Archive

©from the NUWT Collection, Institute of Education Archive

National Union of Women Teachers Equal Pay demonstration held in Portsmouth, Easter 1937

 

Centre for Interdisciplinary Research in Histories of Education and Childhood (DOMUS) Seminar Series 2011-2012

Speaker: Kathryn Hannan, Institute of Education

Cataloguing the records of a women teachers union active from 1904 – 1961 has uncovered a surprising array of subjects and interests which members of the union were involved with. This has highlighted the huge variety of educational research areas which the archive could be used for. This paper introduces some of the content of this significant collection and discusses the ways in which cataloguing aids the process of historical research

Cost: Free of Charge