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Institute's education team to lead teaching seminar in Pittsburgh

Friday, October 25, 2019 - 11:00am


The education team at USC Shoah Foundation will be leading a no-cost professional-development seminar for middle- and high-school educators. Taught in collaboration with the Holocaust Center of Pittsburgh, the ITeach seminar will provide instruction on how teachers can:

•  use testimony to address challenging social-climate issues such as contemporary antisemitism and the rise in hate crimes

• use the Institute's education website, IWitness, to provide students a unique primary source that connects learners with contextualized first-person views of history through multimedia activities

• employ effective strategies on teaching with IWitness, which offers students more than 3,000 full life testimonies of survivors and witnesses to genocide

 

A lunch will be provided; educators are asked to bring a laptop and headphones.

 

11:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Holocaust Center of Pittsburgh

826 Hazelwood AvenuePittsburgh, PA 15217

To register, go to: http://bit.ly/IWitness_PGH_PD

 

Contact:

Emily A. Bernstein

Education Outreach Associate

Holocaust Center of Pittsburgh

412-801-7022 | www.hcofpgh.org

 

 

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