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Weather Closing
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The Army Heritage and Education Center and the Foundation's office will close due to weather at 1pm on March 5, 2015 and reopen at normal times o...
Honourable Company of Horners to Hold Annual Meeting at USAHEC
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Carlisle, PA – The Honourable Company of Horners will be holding its annual meeting at the U.S. Army History and Education Center (USAHEC) at Car...
4th Annual Reenactor Recruitment Day at USAHEC to Highlight All Periods of U.S. Army History
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Come learn about the exciting world of living history and reenactment at the U.S. Army Heritage and Education Center (USAHEC) in Carlisle, Pennsy...
Success Amidst Disaster: Major Jason Warren Broadens the History of Connecticut in King Philip’s War
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In the years 1675 and 1676, New England saw a series of blood-soaked battles when the Wampanoag Indian alliance violently pushed back against enc...

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March 6, 2015 – The Vietnam War

Documents, photographs, and classroom methods to help teachers prepare for the 50th Anniversary of America’s most controversial war.

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August 14, 2015 – NHD in PA

A hands-on guide to planning for National History Day in Pennsylvania for new and veteran teachers.  Guest Speaker:  Peter Miele, Seminary Ridge Museum

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November 13, 2015 – The Cold War

An review of the Cold War, resources from different periods, and interviews with veterans.

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Pennsylvania Act 48 Professional Development Hours

The Army Heritage Center Foundation will provide proof of participation that can be submitted to your school's Act 48 administrator to receive credit through your school.

Continuing Professional Education is important in Pennsylvania. Act 48 of 1999 requires all professional educators holding Pennsylvania public school certificates to participate in Continuing Professional Education. For more information about Act 48 please click here.

The following programs can provide Act 48 opportunities for Pennsylvania Teachers:

Perspectives in Military History Lecture Series

Brooks E. Kleber Memorial Readings in American History