United States Holocaust Memorial Museum
and San Diego State University
Department of Educational Technology

Teaching about the Holocaust

A workshop for San Diego area classroom teachers

March 30, 2007 • 8:00am to 4:30pm at SDSU

This comprehensive professional development opportunity will explore the content, methodologies, and rationales for teaching this complex history.

  • Emphasis will be placed on using technology to teach about the holocaust with special attention given to the extensive online resources provided by the Museum.
  • Morning session will take place via teleconference with experts at the USHMM in Washington, DC.

  • A hands-on afternoon session will explore the use of WebQuests and the QuestGarden authoring tool to teach about the Holocaust.
  • Participants will receive:
    • curriculum materials developed by the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum,
    • a complimentary one-year museum membership, and
    • a one-year subscription to QuestGarden.

Lunch will be provided. Preference will be given to teams of teachers from the same school. Middle and high school teachers in all academic disciplines are encouraged to apply. There is no cost to participants. Participation is limited to 50 applicants.

To register, please use our online system. Location and other details will be sent to those registered.

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United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

SDSU Department of Educational Technology