Our topic areas provide starting points for engaging with complex moments in human history that shape our present.
Facing History’s engagement with teachers and schools exists on a continuum, from providing professional development, educational resources and support to individual teachers, to implementing a robust whole-school model, which impacts the culture of the entire school.
Nate Leipciger is a Holocaust survivor and a committed leader in Holocaust Education. For over 40 years, Nate has shared his testimony with people of all ages, inspiring thousands to become upstanders with first-hand accounts of courage and survival in the face of horrific adversity. His determination to provide young Canadians with meaningful learning experiences about the Holocaust led him to join forces with the Facing History and Ourselves Ontario Advisory Board at its inception.
Get the details you need on specific rules, eligibility requirements, submission deadlines and more for our 2018 Student Essay Contest. These rules are for U.K. contest participants.
Get the details you need on specific rules, eligibility requirements, submission deadlines and more for our 2018 Student Essay Contest. These rules are for U.S. and Canada contest participants.
King John of England is forced to sign the Magna Carta by members of the English aristocracy. Although intended for the nobility, the document forced the king to respect certain rights of his subjects and imposed legal limits on his power.
Our webinars are free and last 60 minutes, providing a great way to try us out and get introduced to a theme, practice, or particular historical moment. Sign up for an upcoming webinar today to get introduced to new content and teaching strategies, and to engage with other educators and Facing History staff.
Our workshops are offered both in-person and online. In-person workshops last anywhere from 2 hours to 1-3 days, whereas online workshops typically last 3-5 days. Pricing can vary from workshop to workshop, with some events being free and others requiring registration fees. Look for these details within individual event listings.
Sign up for a workshop today to get introduced to new content and teaching strategies, and to engage with other educators and Facing History staff.