NOTICE: Coronavirus Guidance for School Districts: Per Governor’s executive order, in-school class cancellations remain in effect until at least April 20, 2020.
Emergency Meal Programs: The State Department of Education is authorizing two distinct categories of COVID-19 Emergency Meal Programs in accordance with federal requirements: 1) COVID-19 Emergency Meal Program Limited to Students Attending School in Specific Districts. School districts on this list are only authorized to serve meals to students attending their schools, and any other child age 18 years or younger residing in the same household; 2) COVID-19 Community-wide Emergency Meal Program for Children. Any child age 18 years or younger can receive meal(s) at any meal service and distribution sites in these towns/cities. They do not have to be a resident or attend school in these towns/cities. Check these links often as more locations continue to be added.

Labor and government help regulate the workplace, 1900-1950

What's Next

Informed Action:

  1. Find out if there are attempts to unionize around you. What are the issues? How do they compare and contrast to that of the Colt’s workers in 1935? 1941? 1948?
  2. Research the Colt’s strike 1986-1990. What happened and which of the factors above were important in causing the strike and in ending the strike?