Introduce Indigenous identity in Canada and trace the ways in which it was eroded by government policies and institutions in a two-week unit.
In this one-hour webinar, Jan Darsa, Director of the Center for Jewish Education at Facing History, and Shira Deener, Senior Program Associate, introduce the resource Sacred Texts, Modern Questions, and model lesson ideas using the publication.
Emily Bazelon discusses her book Sticks and Stones: Defeating the Culture of Bullying and Rediscovering the Power of Character and Empathy with Meredith Gavrin, program director of New Haven Academy and author of the Sticks and Stones study guide.
Jeff McGuire, Executive Director of the Ontario Association of Chiefs of Police, speaks about the rising rates of Antisemitic hate crimes in Ontario and the ways that police units across Ontario are responding.
Holocaust survivor, writer, psychoanalyst and scholar Dr. Anna Ornstein joins senior program associate of Jewish Education Shira Deener and Jan Darsa, director of the Facing History Center forJewish Education, for a one-hour webinar.
Filmmaker Beth Murphy and author and founder of The List Project, Kirk Johnson, join Vice President and Chief Program Officer Marc Skvirsky as they discuss Johnson's book, To Be a Friend is Fatal, and Murphy's documentary, The List.
In this webinar we will be exploring a framework for having rigorous, nuanced, and identity-safe conversations about contemporary and difficult-to-navigate issues.