SPECIAL 3-HOUR WORKSHOP FOR JUNIOR HIGH AND HIGH SCHOOL TEACHERS
ECHOES AND REFLECTIONS
Target Grade Levels: 6 – 8; 9 – 12 Target Subject Areas: Social Studies, Religion
Echoes and Reflections is a multimedia program that provides US secondary educators with professional development and print and online resources to teach about the Holocaust in today’s classrooms. Specifically, Echoes and Reflections:
·    promotes an interdisciplinary approach to teaching about the Holocaust to today’s students;
·    addresses academic standards, including Common Core State Standards, using informational texts and primary source documents;
·    incorporates compelling visual history testimony into ten multi-part and modular lessons to engage students in the lives of survivors, rescuers, liberators and other witnesses of the Holocaust;
·    combines the experience and resources of three world leaders in education: the Anti-Defamation League, USC Shoah Foundation, and Yad Vashem;
Each participant will receive the Echoes and Reflection binder containing curriculum resources worth $100. The workshop is being conducted by instructors from the International School of Holocaust Studies in VadVAshem, Jerusalem.
Light dinner will be served.

Workshop will take place from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm on Thursday, October 30, 2014 at:

St. Frances Cabrini Catholic Academy
181 Suydam Street
Brooklyn, NY  11221

Registration is available through Option C.

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Catherine Kenny
Special Projects Coordinator