Serving America’s Veterans – Dogs for Our Brave
Grades: 6 - 12

Video Description: Learn about Dogs for Our Brave, an organization dedicated to providing service and support dogs to veterans who need them. Learn about how dogs are trained, how veterans get connected to the dogs, why this service is needed, and how and why it is life changing to veterans and their families.

Type of Video: Interview*
Unique Video ID: Military-68**

Quick Ideas for Using the Video:

  • Use the video as part of a career exploration unit. What do students learn about military service that they did not know/understand before viewing the video? What is their view of individuals who choose a military career? Would they be interested in a military career? Why or why not?
  • Invite a service dog and his/her owner to class to interact with students. Use the video to help students develop questions for the guest


*Interviews feature extended conversation exploring fascinating topics with fascinating people in the area of study.

**The unique Video ID can be used to quickly locate a single video in the ET collection. This search function is designed to let teachers assign students to watch a specific video and have only that video appear as a search result. Just click on Search and choose “By Video ID.” Then type in the Video ID as it appears above. Be sure to include the dash.