The North Carolina Council on the Holocaust offers free one-day, multi-county teacher workshops on the Holocaust throughout the state. The Council reimburses for public school substitute teachers. The workshop is designed for social studies, language arts and media specialist teachers working with grades 6-12 and educators will be awarded 0.6 CEUs upon completion.
The workshops include sessions on how to teach the Holocaust using best practices, a Holocaust survivor story and in-depth exploration of one of the following topics relevant to the Holocaust: history of the Holocaust, history of Antisemitism, propaganda or resistance.
October 23, 2017 – Alamance County -Burlington
November 1, 2017 – Yancey County – Burnsville
November 2, 2017 – Watauga County – Boone
November 28, 2017 – Harnett County – Lillington
November 29, 2017 – Tyrrell County – Columbia
February 6, 2018 – Wayne County – Goldsboro
February 13, 2018 – Iredell County – Statesville
April 20, 2018 – Northampton County – Jackson
To be scheduled – Onslow County- Jacksonville
Teachers are invited to attend the workshop that is most convenient for their schedule. The workshops have trained over 10,000 teachers in North Carolina. For more information on the Council, an agency of DPI, please visit their website.
Please contact Audrey Krakovitz, Director of Teacher Workshops, NC Council on the Holocaust, for more information.