Professional Development

We are proud to offer year-round Professional Development opportunities for Virginia educators on a wide variety of topics. Teacher Institutes are scheduled each summer and often throughout the school year, and outreach professional development presentations can be scheduled by request.

Teaching the Holocaust: Focus on American Liberators

Part One: Tuesday, March 2, 4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. (via Zoom)
Part Two: Wednesday, March 3, 4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. (via Zoom)

Join educators from Echoes and Reflections and the Virginia War Memorial for a special two-part teacher professional development program highlighting the role of American Liberators during World War II. Participants will receive digital resources and engage in virtual activities to assist with classroom instruction on the Holocaust, and will see the wide variety of educational materials the Virginia War Memorial has to offer. Teachers will also get the unique opportunity to hear directly from a veteran who participated in camp liberation, so come prepared with questions.

Register here

Keep up to date with future Professional Development offerings by signing up for the VA War Memorial Education Newsletter here.

WWII Heritage Alliance Teacher Fellowship

The 2020 WWII Heritage Alliance Teacher Fellowship has been postponed to Summer 2021. Please check back in the Fall for details.