We found 39 reviewed resources for labor discrimination
Chapter 35: Labor-Market Issues - Unionism, Discrimination, and ImmigrationLesson Planet
10th - 12th
A discussion on American unions, employment discrimination, and collective bargaining transitions into a larger conversation about the workforce. A graph that details the amount of immigrants from various countries will surely get your...
The Growth of the American Labor MovementLesson Planet
8th - 11th
Explore the world of labor unions and organized strikes of the early 20th century in this presentation. With stark pictures of child laborers and striking workers, these slides are sure to leave an indelible impression on your students-...
Labor Law: Intermediate Women in the WorkplaceLesson Planet
Eleventh graders analyze the role of women in the workplace. They study laws that protect women from discrimination in the workplace. They role-play scenarios where women are discriminated or harassed. They discuss times when they have...
Happy Birthday, Martin Luther King, Jr.Lesson Planet
K - 2nd
Primary learners will embrace diversity and celebrate multiculturalism through these engaging activities. Which include reading the story Martin Luther King and singing the song "A Man Named King." They will also explore the concept of...
A Bracero Compares Expectations versus Reality of Life in the United StatesLesson Planet
8th - 12th
In this primary source analysis worksheet, students analyze an interview with a bracero who describes the expectations and realities of life in the United States. Students respond to 3 short answer questions based on the interview.
The Progressive Era ProjectsLesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Your young historians will take a closer look into how progressive reformers have approached issues such as poverty, racism, and gender discrimination, which have persisted in the United States since the nineteenth century. They will...
Growth, Cities, and ImmigrationLesson Planet
13 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Take a closer look at America's shift toward a primarily urban population and into the world's largest industrial power in the early twentieth century. This video reviews the demographics of the first major waves of immigration into the...
Tobacco: Labor Issues in Tobacco ProcessingLesson Planet
6th - 8th
Students identify the various job classifications in the tobacco industry. Using their text, they determine the average wage rate and typical gender working in the tobacco companies in the early 20th century. They discuss the impact of...
INVESTIGATING NONTRADITIONAL OCCUPATIONSLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Young scholars identify careers that are nontraditional for their gender. In this occupations lesson students research careers that are nontraditional for their gender and conduct interviews with individuals employed in nontraditional...
The Movement Before the Movement: Civil Rights Activism in the 1940sLesson Planet
8th - 11th
Many educators focus on the civil rights movement as it occurred after Rosa Parks incited the bus boycott. Extend the understanding of the fight for civil rights in the United States with this post-WWII lesson. Learners examine and...