Students trace the evolution of the international community’s response to genocide and examines how the United States has responded to six cases of genocide.
Engaging Students in the Study of Genocide and the Holocaust
This workshop is currently full. Please contact us to be placed on the waiting list.
Our workshops are participatory, so come ready to be engaged and inspired!
This workshop includes:
- An introduction to the Choices Program’s award-winning resources and approach to teaching about contested international Issues;
- A complete immersion in Confronting Genocide: Never Again? and Weimar Germany and the Rise of Hitler (provided); and
- An exploration of ways to use Choices materials to meet local standards or classroom goals.
Workshop includes two units ($80 value), lunch, and a certificate of completion. A limited number of partial scholarships are available for pre-service teachers. Districts wishing to register 5 or more educators will receive a discount. Contact Mimi Stephens for details.
History, geography, government, current issues, AP, IB, civics and other social studies educators are the main audience for these workshops. Materials are appropriate for grades 7-12. Humanities teachers often use our materials and are encouraged to attend. We welcome teamed ELA and social studies teachers to attend together.