This is a listing of teacher-led groups that have formed in response to
the growing threat of war with Iraq.

Please help us build this list!

If you know of or are associated with another teacher/educator group against the war, please contact Bob Peterson, repmilw@aol.com, and we will include you in this list.

Teacher Resolutions Against The War
Click here for the text of resolutions passed by teacher groups in the United States and many other countries.

Chicano Students Against the War | pdf
A brief report on a resolution against the war.

 
  Portland, Oregon, teachers at a recent anti-war rally. Teachers nationwide have been organizing to oppose war with Iraq.
- photo: Karl Meiner

CALIFORNIA

California
California Consortium For Critical Educators
Website: http://www.ccce.net/
E-mail: ccce_info@yahoo.com
Phone: 818-877-6801

Bay Area
Oakland Education Association Peace and International Relations Committee
Contact: Mary Prophet,
E-mail: mlprophet@earthlink.net,
Phone: 510-527-1222

Los Angeles
United Teachers Los Angeles Human Rights Committee
Contact: Andy Griggs, Chair
E-mail:andyca6@aol.com

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA

Washington DC
Teaching for Change
Contact: Deborah Menkart
Website: www.teachingforchange.org
E-mail: info@teachingforchange.org

ILLINOIS

Southern Illinois/Metro St. Louis Area
STOP - Students and Teachers Organized for Peace
Contact: Paula Kelso
E-mail: pkelso@siue.edu

Chicago
Teachers for Social Justice, Chicago
Contact: Pauline Lipman
E-mail: plipman@depaul.edu
Website: www.teachersforjustice.org
Phone: 773-325-4352

MINNESOTA

Minneapolis
Teachers work directly with Resource Center on the Americas.
Extensive resource library and bilingual bookstore
Contact: Mary Swenson
E-mail: mswenson@americas.org
Website: www.americas.org/

St. Paul
St. Paul Federation of Teachers
Contact: Jim Wichmann
E-mail: jim.wichmann@spps.org

NEW YORK

Binghamton
Teachers For Peace
Contact: Barbara Regenspan
E-mail: rspan@twcny.rr.com
E-mail: bregen@binghamton.edu

New York
ESR Metro (Educators for Social Responsiblity)
Website: www.esrmetro.org
Contact: Leslie Dennis
Email: ldennis@esrmetro.org
Phone: (212) 870-3318 x38

New York
New York Students For Peace
A listserv for the NYCstudents4peace group.
Please visit http://groups.yahoo.com/group/NYCstudents4peace

New York
Teachers Against the War
A listserv for teachers. More information at:
www.topica.com/lists/NYTeachAgainsttheWar

New York
Teachers For Peace
Contact: Angie Wood
E-mail: awoodathome@aol.com
website: www.teachersforpeace.org

New York
UFT chapter
E-mail: teachersagainstthewar@yahoo.com

OREGON

Euguene
Teachers Against War
Contact:
Roscoe Caron
E-mail: Caron@4j.lane.edu
Contact:
Pete Mandrapa
E-mail: mandrapa@msn.com

Portland
Teachers Against the War
Teachers Against the War is one component of the Portland Area Rethinking Schools.
Contact: Bill Bigelow
E-mail: bbpdx@aol.com
Website: www.portlandrethinkingschools.org

PENNSYLVANIA

Philadelphia
Philadelphia Area Independent School Teachers Against U.S. War On Iraq.
Contact: Jeff Harlan
E-mail: harlja@yahoo.com
To join the group's listserv, send an email to
phila-indep-trs-againswar-subscribe@yahoogroups.com


 
  Teachers in Milwaukee.
-photo: Barbara Miner

WISCONSIN

Milwaukee
Teachers Against the War
initiated by Rethinking Schools
Regular meetings sharing ideas, resources, and strategies for teaching about the war.
Contact: Bob Peterson
E-mail repmilw@aol.com
Contact: Kelley Dawson
Phone: 414-264-5720
Website: www.rethinkingschools.org

WASHINGTON

Seattle
Educators for Peace
A subgroup of the Seattle-based SNOW Coalition
(Sound Non-violent Opponents of War)
Website: http://snowcoalition.org/

Seattle
Educators for Peace
Contact: Mary E. Bannister
Address: 20217 23rd Pl NW, Shoreline, WA 98177
Phone: H. 206 542-4053
Phone: W. 206 252-0175

CANADA

Nova Scotia - Halifax
Contact: Derek vanderMolen
Phone: 902-445-2827
Email: d.vm@ns.sympatico.ca
Email: tchpeace@chebucto.ns.ca
Website: http://teach4peace.chebucto.org/index.htm
Website: http://hfxpeace.chebucto.org/

Toronto
Educators for Peace and Justice
Contact: Lynda Lemberg
Phone: (416) 651-9598
Contact: Vera Szoke
Phone: (416) 690-0599
Email: vszoke@hotmail.com

Rethinking Schools critical listserv

This listserv on critical teaching, managed by Rethinking Schools, is a place where teachers exchange ideas and resources on teaching about the war on Iraq and many other issues.

If you wish to be part of Rethinking Schools listserv on critical teaching and writing, send an e-mail message with the word "subscribe" in the subject field to RScriticalteach-request@lists.execpc.com. The list is open to all RS subscribers and focuses on teaching and writing for justice in K-12 classrooms.

Please help us build this list!

If you know of or are associated with another teacher/educator group against the war, please contact Bob Peterson, repmilw@aol.com, and we will include you in this list.

This is a listing of teacher-led groups that have formed in response to
the growing threat of war with Iraq.

Spring 2003

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