Teaching the Holocaust Educators’ Conference
Registration Deadline Extended through Friday, April 13
The El Paso Holocaust Museum and Study Center will present the 2012 "Teaching the Holocaust Educators’ Conference" April 30 and May 1 at Region 19, 6611 Boeing Dr.
The conference is designed to provide teachers who teach the Holocaust in their classrooms with the necessary tools and information for their Holocaust units. Participants will hear from scholars from the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, Holocaust survivors, a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, as well as scholars from the University of Texas at El Paso and New Mexico State University.
Topics will range from: "Ghettos During WWII": "The Instrument of Propognda"; "Holocaust Representation in Literature and Film"; as well as workshops on other world genocides.
The cost of the 2-day conference is $125, with a 10% discount available for Museum Members. The price includes a continental breakfast and lunch on both days. Continuing Education Credits will be provided to all teachers who complete the conference. The deadline to register for the conference is Friday, April 13.
For more information, contact Education Director Jamie Williams at 351-0048 ext. 28 or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
This conference was made possible with the support of the City of El Paso’s Museums and Cultural Affairs Department, the Texas Commission on the Arts, West Star Bank, Mount Franklin Kiwanis, Dr. Mimi Gladstein, The Alternative House, Rick and Eileen Armour and an anonymous donor.