Check out the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Veterans Day Web page, which is full of resources for observing this special day, whether through learning about its background, or planning community or school-related events. Sourced through Scoop.it from: www.blogs.va.gov Check out the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Veterans Day Web page. … [Read more...] about Teachers, are you ready to celebrate Veterans Day?
World War I ended on the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month of 1918 and all was quiet on the western front and the fighting was done. November 11th became a legal federal holiday in the United States in 1938. In the aftermath of World War II and the Korean War, Armistice Day became Veterans Day, a holiday dedicated to American veterans of all wars. Soldiers, … [Read more...] about Veterans Day – A Brief History