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Summer Fellowships for Teachers

The Holocaust Museum in Washington is now accepting scholarship applications for its summer fellowship program. http://www.ushmm.org/…/pr…/museum-teacher-fellowship-program

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Saul Kagan Fellowships announcement

and for those who might be looking for opportunities in higher education, or if you know someone who is: http://fellowships.claimscon.org/

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new Holocaust curriculum for teachers

new and very comprehensive curriculum from the Holocaust Educational Trust – it’s British, but certainly appropriate for American classrooms too. http://www.het.org.uk/

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‘Anne Frank’ event in New York

If you happen to be going to New York… The Anne Frank Center USA is proud to present  An evening with writer Paul Glaser, author of Dancing with the Enemy Wednesday, October 29 from 6:30–8:00pm At The Anne Frank Center USA, 44 Park Place, New York, NY 10007 Join us for a reading with Paul […]

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Nominate a teacher

“Facing History and Ourselves” is an organization that wants us to face up to the ugly truths about the past. They are sponsoring a teacher-recognition contest. http://outreach.facinghistory.org/teacher-recognition/

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Trip for teachers to Auschwitz

here’s an announcement of a trip to Auschwitz next January for teachers.  Some will go all-expenses-paid; see the page about the contest. http://iwitness.usc.edu/SFI/70Auschwitz/ It’s not too late to enter the Auschwitz: The Past is Present ITeach Professional Development Contest. This all expenses paid, teacher program will be held in Poland 23-28th of January, 2015. About […]

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fellowship announcement

A fellowship application announcement from the Saul Kagan Fellowship in Advanced Shoah Studies http://fellowships.claimscon.org/

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Sinclair Dedicates Work by Winner of Max May Memorial Holocaust Art Contest

http://sinclair.edu/news/sinclair-dedicates-work-by-winner-of-max-may-memorial-holocaust-art-contest

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Here’s a book notice from the *Writing the Holocaust* Blog:

Dear Colleagues, I would like to call your attention to the current feature at Writing the Holocaust, which focuses on Marked: Poems of the Holocaust (NYQ Books, 2014), Stephen Herz’s stunning new book. This feature includes two complete poems, “Morgen Früh” and “Whatever You Can Carry”) and a substantial excerpt from “Shots,” Herz’s masterwork that […]

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“Video Toolbox”

New “video toolbox” for teachers from Yad vaShem in Jerusalem.  Teachers, check it out. http://www.yadvashem.org/yv/en/education/video/hevt_about.asp

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