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The World Will Turn Right-Side Up One Day: An Interdisciplinary Workshop on Teaching About the Holocaust and Genocides

The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum (USHMM) and the Texas Holocaust and Genocide Commission (THGC) will co-facilitate this free, two-day, live workshop for educators of grades 6-12. The program will introduce TEKS that pertain to the Holocaust and genocides; provide an overview of vocabularies and histories; explore contemporary issues and best-practice guidelines in historiography, literary/artistic representation, and pedagogical approaches; and model the use of a variety of resources, including ones that highlight Texas and Hispanic connections to the Holocaust and genocides.

Educators for 6-12 grades in any discipline are welcome to attend, Curriculum Specialist and Librarians







English Language Arts/Reading
Social Studies

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Workshop Materials


Dates, Times and Locations

Room Name Workshop Date Begin Time End Time
Education Service Center
Falcon Dam Room
7/17/2019 8:30 AM 3:30 PM
Education Service Center
Falcon Dam Room
7/18/2019 8:30 AM 3:30 PM

Workshop Contacts

Name Type E-Mail Phone
DALIA CASTILLO GRACIA Contact (956) 984-6038
Jose Saenz Contact (956) 984-6172
Olga Garza Contact (956) 984-6257
LIANA LOPEZ-ALMEIDA Contact (956) 984-6154

Special Accommodations
For requests for special accommodations for this workshop, please contact one of the individuals listed above at least ten(10) business days prior to the workshop date.