Ch 8: National Professional Organizations in Education Lesson Plans

About This Chapter

The National Professional Organizations in Education chapter of this course is designed to help you plan and teach about teachers' groups and unions in your classroom. The video lessons, quizzes and transcripts can easily be adapted to provide your lesson plans with engaging and dynamic educational content. Make planning your course easier by using our syllabus as a guide.

Weekly Syllabus

Below is a sample breakdown of the National Professional Organizations in Education chapter into a 5-day school week. Based on the pace of your course, you may need to adapt the lesson plan to fit your needs.

Day Topics Key Terms and Concepts Covered
Monday National Education Association (NEA)Establishment of the NEA, including its goals and values
Tuesday National Education Association (NEA): Membership Requirements and ActivismMembership criteria and advocacy activities of the NEA
Wednesday American Federation of Teachers (AFT) Formation and Structure of the AFT, including membership requirements
Thursday American Federation of Teachers (AFT): MissonSix parts of the AFT mission statement and benefits for members
Friday Field-Specific Organizations for Teachers Content- based organizations for teachers, including the National Science Teachers Association (NSTA); benefits of joining a field-specific or subject-specific organization

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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