It's important to remember the benefits we now have as a result of the Labor Movement advancement. Labor Day is a celebration of the working class.
Aug 7, 2012, 18:51 PST
Labor Day Learning Links
These links and lesson plans are supplemental resources for the Labor Day lesson plan.
Aug 7, 2012, 18:43 PST
Unusual Labor Day Events - Nome, Alaska
Today is Labor Dayâ€” a pause from the regular routine to honor the nationâ€™s working men and women and the traditional end of the summer season. Itâ€™s an occasion marked by special events all over the country. See what they're up to in Nome, Alaska...
Aug 7, 2012, 18:17 PST
Barbeque Food Safety for Labor Day Grilling
Cooking outdoors was once only a summer activity shared with family and friends. Now more than half of Americans say they are cooking outdoors year round. So whether the snow is blowing or the sun is shining brightly, it's important to follow food safety guidelines to prevent harmful bacteria from multiplying and causing foodborne illness. Use these simple guidelines for grilling food safely.
Aug 7, 2012, 17:52 PST
Top 50 Federal Occupations In Demand
Take a look at which job make the Federal government's list of the top 50 in-demand occupations.
Aug 7, 2012, 17:42 PST
Astro-Venture Occupation Lessons
The Astro-Venture Occupation Lessons have been developed by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) for the purpose of increasing studentsâ€™ awareness of and interest in the many career opportunities that utilize science, math and technology skills. The lessons are designed for educators and guidance counselors to use with students in grades 5-8 who are beginning to make decisions about whether or not to study science, math and computers
Aug 7, 2012, 17:09 PST
Nontraditional Jobs For Women
A nontraditional occupation for women is one in which women comprise 25 percent or less of total employment. They span all major occupational groups and provide many employment options for women.
Aug 7, 2012, 16:54 PST
The Ultimate Baked Bean Guide
ClassBrain has the ultimate collection of baked bean recipes for your next grilling adventure or backyard BBQ over the Labor Day weekend.
Aug 7, 2012, 13:47 PST
What Are the Work Rules for Teens?
The federal government has a basic set of rules for when teens can work, but each state has its own set that you should check before you look for a job as a teenager.
Aug 7, 2012, 13:03 PST
The History of Labor Day
Learn about the history of Labor Day in the United States from the Department of Labor.
Aug 7, 2012, 11:42 PST
Labor Day Coloring Page
For a simple and fun activity on Labor Day, print out this great Labor Day coloring page for kids.
Aug 8, 2008, 11:15 PST