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Teachers’ Club Virtual Event Series: A New Approach to Remembrance Day – Telling Diverse Stories

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Looking for compelling Remembrance Day content? Trying to find ways to tell more inclusive stories? If so, the Canadian War Museum has a new digital resource for you.

Audience: Teachers and educators
October 26, 2021, 4 p.m. (EDT) in English
October 27, 2021, 4 p.m. (EDT) in French

Whether you’re leading a school ceremony, a virtual lesson, or something in between, the Remembrance Day online learning module brings together everything you need to deliver an engaging, informative and inclusive experience. This new digital resource features a variety of time periods and perspectives, allowing you to go beyond traditional stories to teach lessons that make Remembrance Day relevant to students today.

Join Canadian War Museum experts Jessica Shaw, Learning Specialist, and Britt Braaten, Creative Development Specialist, as they demonstrate some of the many features of the Remembrance Day module — including short videos, curated objects from the Museum collection, historical overviews of various conflicts, multiple perspectives, and classroom activities. This session also takes a look at the research behind this new resource — including a focus on the inclusion of diverse stories — and ends with a Q&A period.

You will leave this session with a toolkit of valuable resources that you can use in the lead-up to Remembrance Day, and beyond.

Register today for this exclusive free event!


Jessica Shaw, Learning Specialist
Britt Braaten, Creative Development Specialist


Both events have been pre-recorded and will be made available to Teachers Club members following the sessions.

Teachers’ Club members also enjoy access to recordings of these sessions.

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Photo at top of page:
Painting, Slow March
Artist: Corporal Joel Michael Green
Object number: 20110076-001

Dates & Times
English French
Tuesday, October 26, 2021
4:00 p.m.
Wednesday, October 27, 2021
4:00 p.m.