Anniversary in the Schools

Anniversary in the Schools

Join students and teachers from around the world to commemorate the 18th anniversary of 9/11 by registering for the 9/11 Memorial & Museum’s FREE Anniversary in the Schools webinar. Connect with Museum staff and guest speakers to hear first-person stories about the attacks and recognize the importance of commemoration during this 35-minute program.

2019 Speakers:

Sofia Lachapelle*, a TV reporter who covered the World Trade Center attack live for Univision
Col. Mark Lewis, a retired U.S. Army colonel who was inside the Pentagon and helped direct evacuees and search for survivors
Kathy Dillaber, a Pentagon survivor and 9/11 family member whose sister, Patricia Mickley, was killed in the attack
Jeff Johnson, a member of FDNY Engine 74 who helped evacuate survivors from the World Trade Center
Frank Razzano, a D.C.-based lawyer who successfully evacuated the World Trade Center with the assistance of FDNY firefighter Jeff Johnson

* Sofia Lachappelle's story will be presented in English and Spanish.

The webinar is available on-demand beginning Wednesday, September 11, 2019, and will be interpreted in American Sign Language and captioned. An audio description will also be available. On the anniversary, Education Programs staff will answer student questions through an exclusive live chat.



For more information, contact the Education Programs staff at

This webinar is made possible in partnership with the New York Life Foundation.