Educator Workshop Registration
“Do Not Say They Cannot Hear Us”: THGC Interdisciplinary Workshop on Teaching the Holocaust and Genocides
The Texas Holocaust and Genocide Commission (THGC) offers this free, one-day, live workshop to public and private school educators. The workshop will introduce relevant TEKS; provide an overview of vocabularies and histories; explore contemporary issues in historiography, literary/artistic representation, and pedagogical approaches; and showcase resources with Texas connections. Educators in attendance will be first to gain access to the THGC's free, password-protected digital library of filmic and textual materials.
Open to: Grades 5 through 12 teachers, librarians, curriculum specialists
Hours earned: 6 in social studies or ELAR
Cost: Free. Lunch is provided.
For more information, please contact J.E. Wolfson at email@example.com.
Region 8 and Region 7 educators should register through the Education Service Centers where the workshops will be conducted.
Here are the links:
September 12, 2017 - Region 8/Pittsburg at ESC https://txr8.escworks.net/catalog/session.aspx?session_id=136324
September 14 - Region 7/Kilgore at ESC - https://misweb.esc7.net/mis/sess1.asp?type=DATE&sessNum=062959