EDU 948 21st Century Holocaust Ed
This course demonstrates key topics and techniques needed for teaching the Holocaust in the 21st century. Course content will explore the challenges of instructing this subject during a time when first-hand accounts are limited. Students will focus on the effective use of primary sources available through free online content.
This course will give educators the basic skills required to teach the Holocaust in a historical perspective. It will give the basic background information and techniques on how to present the materials in your classroom. In addition, it will help Pennsylvania teachers meet the requirements of ACT 70, The Holocaust, Genocide, and Human Rights education law which went into effect in 2015.
The course will have two main parts. The first two weeks will be focused on materials and a general guideline for which information should be presented about the Holocaust. The last two weeks will show educators how to take the materials and present them in the most meaningful and effective way. The second half will also show how to properly use primary sources and which teaching strategies work best with Holocaust Education
This course is appropriate for all social studies and language arts teachers of grades 6-12.
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I enjoy studying the material so I enjoyed a class that focused greatly on this content.M.L., Social Studies Teacher
Extremely engaging. Loved the format. The assignments were fascinating - great selections by the instructor. The most interesting Eduspire class I've ever taken. I am already using some of the content in my classes.J.T., Social Studies Teacher
The most challenging and rewarding Eduspire course that I have taken to date.E.W., Social Studies Teacher
It was my favorite Eduspire Course. I really learned a lot. Well organized and all the assignments were relevant and important.B.M., Special Education Teacher
Jason Russo created a great resource for Teaching the Holocaust. I would recommend to all social studies teachers and any others looking to further their knowledge of the subject.A.R., Social Studies Teacher
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|Online||Jun 24, 2018 9:12 AM||Jun 14, 2018 9:12 AM|