March 01, 2017

"Preparing Our Youth for Work," March 1st

The Museum cordially invites the general public to attend a labor studies seminar entitled Preparing Our Youth For Work to be held on Wednesday, March 1, 2017.  Educators who attend will receive a Professional Development Certificate.  

The seminar will be held at the Museum from 9:30AM-2:30PM, with a luncheon served at midday.  Workshop plans include presentations by the Honorable Thomas P. Giblin, NJ State Assembly, Lee Sandberg, Young Workers, NJ State AFL-CIO, Arthur S. Guarino, J.D., Asst. Prof., Dept. of Finance & Economics, Rutgers University, and Angelica Santomauro, Ed.D., Director of the American Labor Museum.

The registration fee of $45.00 for Museum members and $50.00 for non-members includes lunch and teaching materials.  

Past Museum teachers' workshops have focused on "Women in the Workplace,"  "Teaching Working People's History," "Child Labor:  Past and Present," "Ethnicity, Race and Class in Working Amerlica,"  "Workers, Economic Crises and Living with Hope," and "Two Cities on Strike:  Lawrence, Massachusetts, 1912 & Paterson, New Jersey, 1913," "The 1913 Paterson Silk Strike Revisited 100 Years Later," "Labor & Immigrants in New Jersey," and "Labor & Race Relations in NJ."

For further information and to receive a registration form by mail, fax, or email, please call the Museum  at (973) 595-7953 or email  To complete and return your registration, click form (pdf).