Medal of Honor Legacy: War on Terror

06/23/2019 - 5:00pm to 06/28/2019 - 12:30pm

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

Content areas: Professional Development, Social Studies

Topics: professional development

District/Organization: Freedoms Foundation at Valley Forge

This week-long professional development opportunity is being offered tuition-free to Oregon teachers. Topics include: events surrounding the War on Terror and the rise of radical Islam; a visit to the 9/11 Museum and Memorial in New York City; challenges of maintaining a democratic republic; radicalization of young people in Iraq and understanding Iraqi culture; and the role of the American military in supporting democracy in Iraq and Afghanistan.