Social Security: MA

    US History (Grade 10 or 11):
  • The Age of Reform: Progressivism and the New Deal, 1900-1940
    1. Analyze the important policies, institutions, and personalities of the New Deal era.
      1. the Social Security Act
  • Explain how the Great Depression and the New Deal affected American society.
    1. the increased importance of the federal government in establishing economic and social policies
    2. the emergence of a žNew Deal coalitionÓ consisting of African Americans, blue-collar workers, poor farmers, Jews, and Catholics