Attending this event?
Welcome to the Illinois Education & Technology Conference (IETC 2017) guide!
  • Twelve pre-conference, full-day and half-day workshops are offered Wed., Nov. 15. (Registration closes Nov. 8 or when workshops fill to capacity. On-site registration is unavailable.)
  • More than 150+ 1-hour and 2-hour General Conference sessions, and luncheon keynote presentations, will be offered Thurs., Nov. 16 - Fri., Nov. 17.  All general conference sessions are first come, first served seating.  (Online registration closes Nov. 8 but on-site registration will be available.)

Use this resource to plan your days at the conference.  View session titles, descriptions, target audiences, strands, locations and times.  Note: Adding sessions to your Sched account will not register you for the conference, nor will it reserve a spot in the session.  
View analytic
Thursday, November 16 • 8:30am - 9:20am
Teaching the Vietnam War and More Through PBS Learningmedia.org

Sign up or log in to save this to your schedule and see who's attending!

This session will introduce attendees to the resources available on PBS Learningmedia.org, with a focus on video testimonies of Vietnam Veterans recorded by WILL AM-FM-TV in Urbana, IL. The testimonies, and the series of interactive lesson plans that accompany them, will help educators connect their schools to the new PBS series, “The Vietnam War,” by Ken Burns. The overview of PBS Learningmedia.org will help educators to explore the wealth of lesson plans and resources available from PBS.

Thursday November 16, 2017 8:30am - 9:20am
Capital III Crowne Plaza Hotel, 3000 S. Dirksen Parkway, Springfield, IL 62703