Medal of Honor Legacy: Cold War

06/16/2019 - 5:00pm to 06/21/2019 - 12:30pm

Grade levels: Professional Development, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Higher ed

Content areas: Professional Development, Social Studies

Topics: professional development

District/Organization: Freedoms Foundation at Valley Forge

This one-week professional development program is FREE for Oregon teachers. Topics include: a presentation and discussion with Medal of Honor Recipient James McCloughan, who will share his experiences serving in Vietnam; rise and fall of the Soviet Union; effect of the Warsaw Pact on eastern Europe; Korean conflict and stabilizing democracy; roots of communism; nuclear proliferation around the world; and Vietnam and the idea of a proxy war.