Happy Labor Day — Hello Fall

Happy Labor Day - Hello Fall

Automobile Industry by William Gropper (1940-41)

Labor Day marks the end of summer. Likely, that means a day at the beach or a backyard BBQ with friends and family. As we bid summer adieu and welcome fall, here’s a nifty resource to help understand the meaning and origins of this American holiday: Labor Day Resource

This eCurriculum is based on a book called What So Proudly We Hail. It was compiled by scholars Amy and Leon Kass and Diane Staub.  This anthology is jam-packed with stories, speeches, and songs. Each help Americans realize more deeply — and appreciate more fully — who we are as citizens of the United States. Continue reading