Memorial Day honors those who have died in service to the U.S. How have Americans served, and how are they remembered?
Monuments and memorials do more than remind us about the past. Learn how you can use them as primary sources, with high school teacher James Percoco. FIND OUT MORE »
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Teaching with place involves more than walking students around a battlefield. [...] »
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Veterans Day is for everyone who fought for the U.S.—including those who [...] »
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