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February
7

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.

Read more about 7 February: The Death of "The Angel of Death" and Best Classroom Practices

January
13

The THGC Education Coordinator describes presenting at the MLA convention in Austin and suggests an interdisciplinary approach for engaging students.

Read more about MLA16: Practical Applications for Teaching about Genocides in the Classroom