Picture of displays in the FAU's Center for Holocaust and Human Rights Education



Institute for Curriculum Services

Free Professional Development Opportunity for Educators in Broward, Palm Beach, and St. Lucie Counties

Sat, November 14, 2020 | 8:30 am-12 pm

Virtual workshop offered by the Institute for Curriculum Services in Collaboration with CHHRE in observance of Holocaust Education Week. Featured topics include Teaching About Religion in the Classroom and History of European Antisemitism: The Longest Hatred. Limited capacity for secondary 6-12 teachers, professional development points available. Register by November 1, 2020 by email request to lmedvin@fau.edu.  (View flyer for more details)


From Swastika to Jim Crow

Thurs, October 22, 4-7 pm

The little-known story of Jewish intellectuals who escaped Nazi Germany to the US in the 1930s. Confronted withantisemitism at American universities and public distrust of foreigners, they secured teaching positions at traditionally black colleges in the then-segregated South. Drawing on resources from the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. Virtual event for educators, students and members of the community. Presented in collaboration with United States Holocaust Memorial Museum (Professional Development Points Available). Zoom webinar registration: https://bit.ly/2X2LgEO

Honoring Hispanic Heritage Month: Resources for Teaching about the Holocaust

Wednesday, September 16, 4-7 pm

Drawing on resources from the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, this workshop will highlight strategies relevant to Hispanic Heritage Month that can be used to teach about the Holocaust. An overview of antisemitism and Holocaust History through Museum collections and lesson plans will be highlighted. Virtual event for educators, students and members of the community
Presented in collaboration with United States Holocaust Memorial Museum (Professional Development Points Available). 
Zoom webinar registration: https://bit.ly/30TZdGb



CHHRE Events 2020

CHHRE Announcements and Virtual Events 2020

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