West Point in the Twentieth Century

Grade Range: 4-12
Resource Type(s): Reference Materials
Date Posted: 7/8/2009

In the 20th century, West Point changed to meet the demands of a new century, but its graduates continued to lead the nation's armed forces in war and peace. Students will learn about the reformation of the curriculum at West Point, the achievements of the class of 1915, and the admission of the first female cadets in 1976. West Point in the 20th Century is part of the online exhibition West Point in the Making of America.

National Standards

Historical Thinking Standards (Grades K-4)

Standards in History (Grades K-4)

United States History Standards (Grades 5-12)

Historical Thinking Standards (Grades 5-12)