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Take the Facing History and Ourselves: Holocaust and Human Behavior teacher workshop online at Project Share!

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7 February: The Death of “The Angel of Death” and Best Classroom Practices

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Dr. Josef Mengele has been dead for decades, but still looms large in the popular imagination as a terrifying if enigmatic figure. This entry aims to help classroom teachers break through his mystique so that students can see more clearly what came under assault in the Holocaust.

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The finest of all human struggles is against what we are and for what we should become

Youra Livchitz (1917-44)