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The National World War I Museum & Memorial

The National World War I Museum and Memorial is America’s leading institution dedicated to remembering, interpreting and understanding the Great War and its enduring impact on the global community. 

As a lead partner of the U.S. WWI Centennial Commission’s education efforts, the Museum produces a bi-monthly Education Newsletter of tools and materials for educators and scholars, and maintains a searchable database of education resources.

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Education Resource Newsletter Archive

Produced by the National WWI Museum & Memorial. Past issues, each focusing on a particular topic.

https://www.theworldwar.org/education/archive

UNDERSTANDING THE GREAT WAR is our official Education Resource newsletter, sent out via email every two months by our partners at the National WWI Museum and Memorial.

Each issue focuses on a particular theme, providing educators and students with a robust selection of resources from a wide range of sources.

Subscribe today to receive this issue and upcoming releases, or explore past issues in our Newsletter Archive.

https://www.theworldwar.org/education#signup

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Education Resources

Searchable database of education tools and resources

Education Resource Newsletter Archive

Produced by the National WWI Museum & Memorial. Past issues, each focusing on a particular topic.

Other linked resources

» War Art

Online exhibition representing the wide range of art to come out of the war, from "high art" to "trench art".

» National WWI Museum Education Resource Search

» Zimmermannland

Students will analyze the context of the telegram from the perspectives of the U.S., Mexico, and Germany; examine the reaction in the Southwestern U.S. states that Germany promised to return to Mexico

» Filling the Ranks: Building a military machine

Article with several videos describing the U.S. mobilization for war.

» Unrestricted U-Boat Warfare: The German naval tactic of WWI

Article and video clip on the German tactic most responsible for America's entry into the War.

» Zimmermann Telegram: Germany's secret proposal to Mexico, discovered

Summary, images, and interactive timeline.

» The National World War I Museum & Memorial

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