"WWII: The Transformation of America"
The "WWII: The Transformation of America" conference aims to delve into the multifaceted changes that occurred in the United States during and after World War II. As educators, we recognize the importance of understanding this pivotal period in history, as it shaped not only the nation's identity but also its role on the global stage. The National World War II Memorial, which turns 20 in 2024, serves as a powerful backdrop, emphasizing the sacrifices made and the collective effort that transformed America into a key player in the fight for democracy.
Legacy and Aftermath
Presentation Proposal Guidelines
Educators are encouraged to submit presentation proposals that align with the conference theme. Proposals may include, but are not limited to:
Proposals must be submitted by February 6, 2024. Submissions will be reviewed by the conference committee, and accepted presenters will be notified by February 23, 2024.
This conference aims to inspire educators to explore and convey the rich history of America's transformation during World War II and its enduring impact on the nation. Together, we will honor the sacrifices made and ensure that future generations understand the lessons embedded in this critical chapter of our history.