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The Museum offers professional development in Holocaust Education for LA based teachers in partnership with renowned institutions such as Facing History and Ourselves, ADL and the Jewish Partisans Educational Foundation.
2015-2016 Los Angeles Holocaust Education Institute for Teachers
A 3-session Multimedia Framework for Teaching the Holocaust
Registration is now open for ADL's 2015-16 Holocaust Education Institute for teachers. Spanning most of the school year, the Institute will bring together museum-based resources, curricula, pedagogical expertise, and dynamic presenters through three full-day sessions. The Holocaust Education Institute brings together the finest resources to teach about the holocaust from The Anti-Defamation League, the CA Center for Excellence on the Study of the Holocaus, Genocide, Human Rights, and Tolerance, the LA Museum of the Holocaust, the Museum of Tolerance, and the USC Shoah Foundation.
Session One will be held at the Museum of Tolerance on October 23, 2015 from 8:30am-3:30pm.
Session Two will take place at Los Angeles Museum of the Holocaust on November 6, 2015 from 8:30pm-3:30pm.
Session Three will be a A Multimendia Framework for Teaching about the Holocaust at ADL on February 5, 2016 from 8:30-3:30pm.
What are the goals of the Institute?
- Introduce educators to an expanded pedagogy for teaching the Holocaust
- Teach effective stategies for Holocaust education
- Provide linkage between the Holocaust and a variety of disciplines
- Meet state and Common Core standards
- Create a network with colleagues in the field
- Enable students to explore history through personal accounts of eyewitnesses
For more information or to register for the Institute, visit the 2015-16 Holocaust Education Institute website here.