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Read some highlights about this year's Educator Grants!

Read more about 2016-2017 Educator Grant Wrap-Up


What will you do to stand up for someone's rights today, in honor of Human Rights Day 2016? Read more about what you can do to make a difference!

Read more about Stand Up for Someone's Rights Today: Human Rights Day 2016


This blog, honoring the anniversary of Eleanor Roosevelt's death in 1962, explores the life and legacy of this unique First Lady and tries to answer the question - how do we help our students become more like her?

Read more about Elements of Eleanor: Living Like the First Lady


This is a busy time of year for the THGC! Read on to learn more about some of our exciting current and upcoming projects.

Read more about Current & Upcoming THGC Projects


We have just wrapped up our 2015-16 Educator Grant Cycle! Read about the projects completed this year and get more information about applying for next year's grants.

Read more about 2015-2016 Educator Grant Report: Impacts and Impressions


While several nations already have remembrance days for the Holocaust, International Holocaust Remembrance Day is unique as a secular, multinational day of observance. On this day, UN member states seek to honor the victims and to develop educational resources. The purpose is both to keep the history alive and prevent future genocides.

Read more about January 27: Connecting Students with the Distant Past on International Holocaust Remembrance Day


The deadline to enter the THGC's 2016 video contest is February 15th! Now is the time to put the finishing touches on your entries. All 6-12 grade Texas students are eligible to enter.

Read more about 2016 THGC Video Contest Deadline