Teachers are invited to attend a 3-day colloquium exploring the impact of the U.S. military in shaping the technology of warfare and innovation in American history. Examine primary sources from the Library of Congress and the U.S. Army Heritage and Education Center to learn more about how the military adapted civilian designs and vice-versa to develop new technologies throughout history. Create a lesson for your students with the guidance of the NCHE team. Teachers will receive a $500 stipend and a one-year membership in the National Council for History Education. Continental breakfast and lunch provided.
Explore how the U.S. government aided the development of flight technology and promoted innovation as a result of policy and patronage throughout history.