Day 1 Topics: Pre-war Persecution; Hitler's Rise to Power
Day 2 Topics: Ghettos; Post-war Refugees
Readings from War and Genocide by Doris Bergen will be assigned, and each participant will be sent a copy of the book.
A free online seminar about the history of the Holocaust will be held June 27–June 28, 2022, from 9–11 a.m. and 1:30–3 p.m. each day. This annual professional development seminar for educators is presented under the auspices of the Herbert and Leonard Littman Families Holocaust Resource Center (HRC) and the Allen and Joan Bildner Center for the Study of Jewish Life at Rutgers University.
The seminar is open to middle and high school educators, and it includes educational materials and professional development credits. An application is required to attend. Applicants should have at least one year of teaching experience and at least one year of involvement with Holocaust/genocide education or currently be pursuing a master of education degree.
Virtual Two-Day Advanced Seminar: History, Memory, and Inclusion
Day 1 Topic: Politicization of Holocaust Memory and Education
Day 2 Topic: Nazi Policies Regarding People with Disabilities*
*This program meets New Jersey mandates to teach about the Holocaust and genocide as well as Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion. Certificates of continuing education credits will be provided to participants.