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    Date: July 8, 1976
    Type: black and white print; digital image
    Identifier: aql:32800
    Description: Social studies teacher Robert Bernstein talks to students in a classroom at the Wheatley School, a public high school in Old Westbury. Taken for a series of articles in which Long Island residents wer ... More
    Date: July 8, 1976
    Type: black and white print; digital image
    Identifier: aql:32746
    Description: Social studies teacher Robert Bernstein is seen in a classroom at the Wheatley School, a public high school in Old Westbury. Taken for a series of articles in which Long Island residents were asked th ... More
    Date: December 4, 1958
    Type: black and white print; digital image
    Identifier: aql:31355
    Description: Students and faculty members of the new Thomas Edison High School gather around a lathe in a shop classroom.Principal Jacob Raphael is at far left.
    Date: April 30, 1970
    Subject: Students | Teachers
    Type: black and white print; digital image
    Identifier: aql:22567
    Description: P.S. 297 teacher John Aho (left) points out holes in the bark of a tree to student Nathaniel Coleman during a nature walk in Sunken Forest Preserve, at Fire Island National Seashore.
    Date: June 28 1950
    Subject: Teachers
    Type: Digital image
    Identifier: aql:25292
    Description: Photograph of the class teacher, Mrs. Russek.
    Authors: Ruth Horowitz
    Date: 2016
    Type: Essay manuscript
    Identifier: aql:33565
    Description: Ruth Horowitz writes about attending elementary school at PS 150. She discusses teachers, school routines, and the Cold War.
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    Authors: Ruth Horowitz
    Date: 2016
    Type: Essay manuscript
    Identifier: aql:33574
    Description: Ruth Horowitz Writes about experiences as a child that shaped her into the person she is today: The McCarthy Era and how it affected her family; and her father, a teacher, getting fired (and the famil ... More
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    Date: Time Period: 2009 - 2015
    Subject: Teachers | Education
    Type: Oral history
    Identifier: aql:19534
    Description: Thara Madathody talks about teaching kids in New York after teaching adults in India. She is passionate about teaching children because they are the new generation. She talks about the way elders trai ... More
    Date: Time Period: circa 1995 - 2015
    Type: Oral history
    Identifier: aql:19532
    Description: Thara Madathody is an Indian immigrant who moved to the US in 2003 after getting married. She talks about her education and upbringing in India, as well as the beauty of Jackson Heights, where she has ... More
    Date: 1980
    Language: eng
    Type: transcripts
    Identifier: aql:2269
    Description: George Ehrlich, a junior high school special education teacher in Brownsville, remembers bringing his class of 22 boys to the 1939 New York World's Fair. He recalls trying to keep his students safe an ... More
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    Date: Time Period: 1970 - 2011
    Subject: Teachers
    Type: Oral history
    Identifier: aql:18663
    Description: Carlos Hiraldo [husband of interviewer Annabel Short] was born in Manhattan to Dominican parents. He currently lives in Astoria and is an English Professor at La Guardia Community College. He talks ab ... More
    Date: Time Period: 1920-2001
    Type: Oral history
    Identifier: aql:16140
    Description: Helene Schlesinger describes going back to graduate school at Queens College in 1966, and then began her teaching career in 1971. She taught reading, and then taught 5th and 6th grade. Then she taught ... More
    Date: Time Period: 1920-2001
    Type: Oral history
    Identifier: aql:16141
    Description: When Mrs. Schlesinger first started teaching, African American children were bused in from South Jamaica Queens. She taught at P.S. 219, where busing happened as well. She felt it was sad that since t ... More
    Date: Time Period: 1920-2001
    Type: Oral history
    Identifier: aql:16142
    Description: Mrs. Schlesinger taught many new immigrants from Afghanistan, Russia, and South America in her 5th grade classroom. There was a "pull-out" program for English language lessons during part of the day, ... More
    Date: March 18, 1970
    Type: black and white print; digital image
    Identifier: aql:22564
    Description: There are only 20 students in the combined first- and second-grade class at the Fishers Island School.