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Triumph and Terror: Teaching Gerda Weissmann Klein’s Story

May
13

By Robin Lane
Education Specialist Robin Lane writes in honor of the May 7th anniversary of author Gerda Weissmann Klein's liberation.

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Critical Literacy in Early Elementary Classrooms

May
6

By THGC Admin
Critical literacy is more than reading and writing: it is reading, writing, and viewing our world through an investigative lens. Read on to find out why teaching critical literacy to children is so important.

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Jewish American Heritage Month

May
2

By Cheyanne Perkins
Did you know that May is Jewish American Heritage Month? Read on to find out what this means for all Texans.

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2016 Student Video Contest a Success!

April
20

By Cheyanne Perkins
Congratulations to all the winners of the THGC's 2016 student video contest! Read on to learn more about the results of this year's contest.

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April 15: Fran Berg and a Journey to Understanding Inhumanity

April
15

By THGC Admin
"Man’s inhumanity toward others is unexplainable. Why do we choose to inflict so much pain on each other?" Even today, Commissioner Berg is still puzzled by man’s cruel and merciless nature.

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