This two-day seminar is a partnership between the Museum of Tolerance and Facing History.
Day 1: October 18, 2017
10:00 a.m.- 6:00 p.m.
Day 2: October 19, 2017
8:00 a.m.- 6:00 p.m.
Using Facing History and Ourselves curriculum and unique exhibits of the Museum of Tolerance, participants will explore the voices of young people during the Holocaust. What factors contributed to their identity? What choices did they make? What can students today learn by studying the Holocaust and how can it help them better understand ordinary people and human behavior?
In this seminar, you will:
-Tour the Museum of Tolerance, including their newest exhibit on Anne Frank.
-Meet with and hear from a local Holocaust survivor.
-Receive a copy of Holocaust and Human Behavior and The Diary of Anne Frank.
-Engage with Common Core-aligned strategies for middle and high school classrooms.
After this seminar, you will:
Become part of the Facing History Educator Network, with access to a rich slate of educator resources, including downloadable unit and lesson plans, study guides, and online tools.
Be able to borrow books and DVDs through our online lending library at no cost.
Travel scholarships are available for participants.
For more information and to register, click here.
Register on the Museum of Tolerance website. Be sure to indicate that you are registering for the "Voices and Choices of Young People during the Holocaust" educator workshop.