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.
UPCOMING EDUCATOR EVENTS
Educator Open House - Register here!
Saturday, August 31, 2019 & Sunday, September 1, 2019
9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Be among the first to see the new Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum. The Open House includes tours of the new permanent exhibition and a sneak peek of new learning opportunities, including field trips, speakers, and supplemental programs. Valid school ID required for entry.
Independent Schools Sneak Peek Preview - Register here!
Thursday, August 29, 2019
4:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Independent school (private, Catholic, Jewish) teachers are invited to an exclusive sneak peek preview event to get a glimpse into the new Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum before it opens. Museum educators will answer questions on how to prepare students for visit and book your group tour.
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITIES INCLUDE
Candy Brown Holocaust and Human Rights Educator Conference
Monday, July 8, 2019 through Wednesday, July 10, 2019
At ESC Region 10, Richardson, TX
Apply online here.
Application deadline Saturday, June 15, 2019
Join the Museum education staff and world-renowned educational organizations for a 3-day 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.
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.
Educator Orientations - Coming Soon!
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 available online or in-person up on request.
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].