LEARN NC was a program of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Education from 1997 – 2013. It provided lesson plans, professional development, and innovative web resources to support teachers, build community, and improve K-12 education in North Carolina. Learn NC is no longer supported by the School of Education – this is a historical archive of their website.
French colonization and Vietnam wars
The Demilitarized Zone
Mortar shells and a grenade remain in the former Demilitarized Zone between North and South Vietnam. Land mines left from the war have continued to injure and maim residents since the war ended in 1975.
Photograph by Margery H. Freeman