Tag Archives: NUWT

If you are interested in historical feminist campaigns…

‘The Woman Teacher – the Organ of the National Union of Women Teachers’ New resource available to read and download from our repository Each issue of the journal has been scanned as one PDF. A sneaky bug we’re currently trying … Continue reading

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Archives Hub collection highlights – women in education at the IOE

This month the Archives Hub, a gateway to archive collections across the country, is featuring an article by our ex-colleague Kathryn H which highlights our resources on women in education. The Archives Hub enables researchers to search the contents of archives from over … Continue reading

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Appeal to London teachers – Interested in using primary sources in the classroom?

Are you interested in using primary sources in the classroom but not sure where to start?  Our plan to develop one of our collections as a teaching resource for Key Stages 3 and 4 could be the place to start.  … Continue reading

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With a little more help from our Friends!

Following on from Becky’s blog last week, I would also like to add that the Friends of the Newsam Library and Archives AGM, held Tuesday 17th July, was indeed a very enjoyable and well attended event! Since the Archivists and … Continue reading

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National Union of Women Teachers – exhibition in Institute of Education foyer

If you’re visiting the Institute of Education, University of London anytime soon you’ll get to see the exhibition I’ve put up in the foyer space outside the library.  The exhibition is to highlight my work cataloguing the records of the National … Continue reading

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Campaign! Make an impact

On Tuesday 20th March a training and networking day was held at the library about Campaign! Make an impact.  The day was facilitated by Jan Pimblett, Principal Development Officer at the London Metropolitan Archives (LMA) and was attended by a wide … Continue reading

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Tantalising glimpses

I’m currently working through folders relating to some very clever NUWT campaigns for equal pay.  The National Union of Teachers at this time never took a stand on equal pay, alluding to it in round-about ways but never in those exact … Continue reading

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NUWT cataloguing highlights

All images ©Institute of Education Archive As  I’ve been writing up all my cataloguing finds over at the new home of the NUWT blog I thought I’d share photos of some of my cataloguing highlights of the past few weeks … Continue reading

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New home for NUWT posts

I’m having so much fun, and finding so much interesting material whilst cataloguing the NUWT Collection that I thought I would start a blog specifically for the project!  I keep noticing related material in other archives, events, television programmes, films etc … Continue reading

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Memory Lane

  I’m just back from a wee trip down memory lane, thanks to a folder of correspondence between the NUWT and the International Bureau of Education.  Where did I go? Back to fond memories of childhood reading.  It was fun … Continue reading

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