Lois Weiner

Lois Weiner is a professor of education at New Jersey City University. She brings to her wide-ranging scholarship first-hand experience, as a classroom teacher and union officer. Professor Weiner’s is the author of Preparing Teachers for Urban School , which was honored by the American Educational Research Association (AERA) for its contribution to research on teacher education. Her recent scholarship analyzes the global transformation of education and the role of teachers and teachers unions in resisting changes that are making education more unequal, explained in The Future of Our Schools: Teachers Unions and Social Justice (Haymarket Press, 2012).