The Museum provides opportunities for teachers who are interested in learning more about incorporating Jewish heritage and lessons from the Holocaust into their curriculum, using object based education. In addition to Professional Development events scheduled at the Museum, staff development workshops can be arranged for your school or region.


2015 Fall Conference for Educators:
Czechoslovakia and the Holocaust

Sunday | December 13 | 1 P.M. – 4:45 P.M.

Fee: Free of charge but pre-registration is required
To Pre-register: Please click here

This program will be interpreted by certified ASL interpreters.

As a neighbor of Germany, Czechoslovakia was one of the first countries to face the Nazi onslaught. Join us to learn from Professor Gerhard Weinberg (UNC) and documentarian and author of the children’s book, Hana’s Suitcase, Karen Levine, about the fascinating history of this country. The program will conclude with testimony from a survivor about her experiences during the Holocaust.

We acknowledge in appreciation the Jewish Conference of Material Claims Against Germany for supporting this educational program. Through recovering the assets of the victims of the Holocaust the Claims Conference enables organizations around the world to provide education about the Shoah and to preserve the memory of those who perished.



TOP LEFT: Teacher in gallery studying an artifact. Photo by Melanie Einzig.

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