Teacher forums are open to the community at large, and there is no cost to attend. They are created to expand knowledge about the Holocaust and offer an opportunity for Professional Development (inservice) credits.
Forums begin at 6 PM, and last approximately two hours. A reception for teachers begins at 5:15.
These teacher forums provide an ongoing opportunity for educators and interested others to discuss the history, pedagogy and best practices that support Holocaust Education in a variety of classroom situations.
Thursday, December 12, 2013 at 6:00 PM
It is important to use a variety of resources and strategies to teacher the important lessons of the Holocaust. Art, music and drama can help students deepen their understanding of history as well as their commitment to fairness. Come learn about strategies to engage students in creative projects that incorporate a practical humanities approach in the classroom. Download a PDF flier here.
Sunday, January 19, 2014 at 1:59 PM
Former skinhead Angela King speaks on Life After Hate. Her extraordinary story — from disaffected childhood to active involvement with her hate group “family” to personal redemption in prison — provides unparalleled insight into what we must do to help our kids make better choices. This special forum is the opening reception for our new exhibit, Tempted, Misled, Slaughtered: The Short Life of Hitler Youth Paul B.
Thursday, February 13, 2014 at 6:00 PM
Were there special issues impacting women in the Holocaust? The Nazi regime targeted all Jews, both men and women, for persecution and eventual death. The regime frequently subjected women, however, to brutal persecution that was sometimes unique to the gender of the victims.
The complex issues of sex — including rape, sterilization, and pregnancy — were part of the female experience. How did women fare? What should we know about the particular crimes against them and the unique aspects of their experiences?
December 12, 2013 at 6:00 PM
FORUM Using art, music and drama as part of Holocaust education
December 17, 2013 at 7:00 PM
Religion 201: How Did We All Get Here, Anyway? with Judaism, Hinduism, & Atheism
April 30, 2014 at 6:00 PM
Mark Your Calendar Plan to join us as we honor Harris Rosen at our annual Dinner
Monday - Thursday 9 AM - 4 PM
Friday 9 AM - 1 PM
Sunday 1 PM - 4 PM
No admission is charged for visiting the Center or for attending commemorative programs and films. Scheduled school group may limit access to some parts of the museum.
The Holocaust Memorial Resource and Education Center of Florida · 851 N Maitland Ave · Maitland, FL 32751 · Phone: 407-628-0555 · email@example.com