Topics of Interest
The Army Heritage Center Foundation is pleased to announce that the U.S. Army Heritage and Education Center will host a free public program on Ap...
The Cold War era was a tense and stressful time in American history, but it was also a period of great political and creative expression. The Ame...
Starting a research project can be a daunting task, especially when you may not be familiar with a facility, its collections, or its resources. L...
On January 16, 1863, spending the political capital earned at the muzzle of a cannon on the bloody fields around Sharpsburg, MD just months earli...
WORKSHOPS AND SEMINARS
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.
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
November 13, 2015 – The Cold War
An review of the Cold War, resources from different periods, and interviews with veterans.
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: