Virginia War Memorial offers a professional development series for teachers

The Virginia War Memorial has announced a new three-part professional development series about World War II, which will be open to teachers from both public and private schools.

The topic of the series is “Defeating the Axis” and programs will be held in October at the Memorial’s Paul and Phyllis Galanti Education Center.

“The sessions will include a variety of speakers such as World War II veterans and will include activities and classroom resources for the teachers,” said Morgan Guyer, the Virginia War Memorial’s assistant director of education. “We are hoping many teachers will take advantage of these evening sessions which are a new venture for our Teacher Institute series...