Kristen D. Burton is the Teacher Programs and Curriculum Specialist at The National WWII Museum in New Orleans, LA. She received her Ph.D. in Transatlantic History from the University of Texas at Arlington in 2015 and taught history courses at universities in Texas and Louisiana, as well as online. Dr. Burton currently authors curricular resources featuring the Museum’s extensive collection from the era of World War II. She also works with teachers across the United States through professional development workshops designed to support teachers interested in expanding their knowledge and pedagogical approaches to the history of WWII.
Kristen D. Burton, PhD
Teacher Programs and Curriculum Specialist
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