Educators Trip to Holocaust Memorial MuseumDate: October 21 - 22, 2011Time: 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
2900 Purchase Street
Purchase, NY 10577
♦ Save The Date ♦
The Holocaust and Human Rights Education Center is proud to once again sponsor a study trip to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum for educators.
October 21-22nd, 2011
Annual Teachers Trip to the USHMM in D.C.
The purpose of this trip is to give participants a broad view of the Holocaust, which will enable them to better teach this state-mandated subject. The trip is designed especially for new teachers or teachers new to the subject.
The trip will Leave Manhattanville College, Purchase NY, Friday morning October 21st
Return Manhattanville College, Purchase NY, Saturday evening October 22nd
In Service Hours Available
Trip will include:
- Memorial Tours: Lincoln, Vietnam, Korea, FDR and WW II.
- Orientation-Teaching the Holocaust using the Museumís resources.
- Visit to the Museum includes:Permanent Exhibit and Anti Semitism Exhibit.
- Use of film in teaching the Holocaust.
Please share this information with colleagues.
We gratefully acknowledge Rebecca and Arthur Samberg for their generous support of this program.
More details will be sent in early September.
This is a unique opportunity for Social Studies and Language Arts teachers to gain knowledge and comfort to deal with this difficult and mandated subject with their students. On the bus each way there is discussion led by master teachers on how to use the Museum as a resource, guidelines for teaching the Holocaust, and the use of film in teaching the Holocaust. On Saturday participants spend the day at the museum.
Download Registration Forms - 172kb pdf
For more info please contact the trip coordinator- Andy Cahn at firstname.lastname@example.org
The HHREC is located at 4 West Red Oak Lane, White Plains, NY 10604