New Lessons for Women’s History Month Featuring Female Medal of Honor Recipient, Mary Walker

Presented by: Cory Etchberger, Regional Curriculum Trainer - MOH Character Development Program
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March is Women’s History Month. Be ready with new lesson plans highlighting the courage and commitment — and the controversy — of Mary Walker, our country’s only female Medal of Honor Recipient. Learn surprising details about Walker and her groundbreaking actions so that you can inspire your students to venture out on their own unique paths with courage and commitment. This webinar also introduced new lessons aimed at elementary school students as well as new lessons focused on those in middle and high school.

Viewers will:

  • Explore the extraordinary life of Mary Walker, a beacon for gender equality in the midst of our divisive Civil War
  • Recognize real-life examples of commitment and tenacity in the face of repeated rejection
  • Understand the micro and macro effects of real moral and physical courage
  • Discover new ways to engage K-12 students with the Character Development Program in the classroom