World War I had changed Germany in many ways that were not addressed or discussed by teachers and students or taken on in the school curriculum. Several German students recall their experience of getting an education in this environment.
The following is an Introduction to Teaching Mockingbird and was written by Facing History's Senior Scholar and President Emerita, Margot Stern Strom.
Consider what people around the world knew about the mass murder occurring during World War II, and the role of journalism in the spread of information.
Consider how Jews living in the ghettos got information about the outside world, and how much they knew about the mass murders occurring across Europe.
Canadian writer Anna Fitzpatrick describes how she moved beyond the labels and stereotypes about Indian culture to find a deeper connection to her family's history.