Saturday, March 9, 2013 from 8am-4pm
West Salem High School
This workshop is designed for current and preservice teachers who are planning on incorporating the Holocaust into their curriculum. The workshop will cover the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum’s (USHMM) guidelines, historical context, model lessons, contemporary genocide and human rights crises, and how to incorporate the Holocaust into a literature or history based class.
Please register for the workshop using the form below. There is a non-refundable registration fee for ALL participants of $30 that must be paid in advance by check. Lunch is provided as well as materials and limited scholarships are available. Please contact us.
* Make checks payable to Salem-Keizer School District
* Write Holocaust Education Workshop on the note line *
Checks must be sent to: Office of Professional Development
Attn: Sheryle White
Salem-Keizer Public Schools
2450 Lancaster Dr. NE
Salem, Oregon 97305
You will receive a confirmation email once the check has been received. Graduate credit will be available through Willamette University for a fee of $65 payable the day of the training. Please let us know in the comment section below if you plan on registering and if you have any dietary concerns for lunch.
Funds supporting the OHRC’s teacher training programs were provided in honor of Holocaust survivor SIME KAMINSKY MESHUL, and the memory of her family who perished at Auschwitz-Birkenau: mother, Bobel; father, Kopel; brothers: Shloime, Meishe, Yudel; and sister, Roseh.