EDUCATOR 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.
July 26 - 28 Social Studies/Special Topics Educators
Themes: Sports, Race, and Human Rights - The Nazi Olympics to Tokyo 2021
July 28 - 30 ELAR/Visual and Performing Arts/Librarians
Themes: Antisemitism and Hate Speech - From the Holocaust to Today
Teaching About the Holocaust
2021 Teacher Workshop: Inspiring Upstanders
June 24th, 2021 | 9:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.m.
Join the Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum, Echoes and Reflections, the Jewish Federation of Greater Oklahoma City and The University of Oklahoma Schusterman Center for Judaic and Israel Studies for a comprehensive Holocaust teacher workshop to learn more about the Holocaust and its impact on history. This Oklahoma Academic Standards aligned workshop provides the necessary resources and tools for U.S. History, Social Studies, World Geography/History, and Language Arts educators to teach a unit on the Holocaust and inspire students to be Upstanders.
Educator Workshop Series
Join the Museum education staff in your TEA Education Service Center, ISD or school for a comprehensive day-long teacher workshop covering the Holocaust and its impact on history and human rights. Participants will receive the necessary tools to teach the Holocaust and Upstander behavior.
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].