American Reform - Progressive Era and the Rise of Labor

American Reform - Progressive Era and the Rise of Labor


The objective of this tutorial is to provide students with foundational information to a specific period of reform in America. Students will be able to answer the following questions at the end of this lesson: 

What were causes of the Progressive Era and what types of reform occurred? 

Who were influential figures during the Progressive Era and what were their goals? 

What were the important results and events of the Progressive Era? 

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An overview of the Progressive Era, influential people, and events.