EDUCATOR EVENTS & PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
The Museum offers a variety of teacher trainings and events. We are certified by the Texas Education Agency to issue CPEs to teachers attending our educational events.
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITIES INCLUDE
Candy Brown Holocaust and Human Rights Educator Conference
Join the Museum education staff and world-renowned educational organizations for an educator conference covering the Holocaust and human rights-related topics. This full-immersion conference includes multiple workshops, teacher resources, presentations by local human rights organizations, and Survivor Speakers.
This year, we are offering two different two-day conferences. On July 27-28, 2020, ELAR teachers, art teachers and librarians will receive training based on their specific teaching subject. From July 29-30, 2020, social studies, history, government, and special topics teachers will receive training geared toward their teaching subject.
Please view the flyers below for more information and to learn how to register!
Educator Workshop Series
Join the Museum education staff in your local TEA Education Service Center for a comprehensive day-long teacher workshop covering the Holocaust and its impact on history. Participants will receive the necessary tools to teach the Holocaust.
Museum staff will prepare educators to use the Museum as an extension of their classroom by providing teacher resources and guides that accompany the exhibition. Orientations are online.
November 19, 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Register for online meeting here.
Special Exhibition Workshops
The Museum hosts rotating special exhibitions in its gallery covering different themes on the Holocaust, and other human rights topics. The Museum holds in-person and online workshops to introduce educators to the exhibition.
Learning on Location
School districts and schools can bring their teaching staff for professional development to the Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum! Tour the permanent and special exhibitions and walk away with resources and lesson plans from our Education Team to bring back your campus.
For more information on professional development or educator events, please contact Claire Robinson, Museum Educator, at [email protected].