Veterans Day will be observed this year on Monday, Nov. 12. We’re interested to know how schools in Maine mark the day and sharing their celebrations with other schools and educators.
Please share your school’s Veterans Day observation plans via the comments section below. Thanks for participating! (Please read our comments policy first.)
Looking for some teacher resources for Veterans Day? Here are a few resources you may find helpful:
- United States Department of Veterans Affairs 2012 Teacher Guide and information on Take a Vet to School Day
- National History Education Clearinghouse Veterans Day resources
- Veterans History Project of the American Folklife Center. The Center collects and makes available personal accounts of American war veterans in the “Experiencing War” section of its website. The “Students” section provides students and educators with information and resources for conducting interviews with veterans.