Medal of Honor Legacy: World War II

07/28/2019 - 5:00pm to 08/02/2019 - 1:00pm

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 program is being offered FREE to Oregon teachers. Topics include: General Eisenhower and the D-Day Landings; the Battle of the Bulge; the Holocaust; the Island Hopping Campaign in the Pacific Theater; Japanese internment; and Hiroshima, Nagasaki and the atomic bomb. There also will be a visit to the Pennsylvania Historical Society to examine letters from World War II veterans.