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
Workshop Fee will be charged to those who fail to show for a workshop.
To avoid the charge, Staff Development contacts for this workshop must be notified in writing at least 3 business days prior to workshop date.
Cancellation must include name, workshop # and email address.