1. The Azrieli Teaching Fellowship for Excellence in Testimony-based Pedagogy

The Division of Academic Programs and the Division of Education at the USC Shoah Foundation invite applications for their inaugural Azrieli Teaching Fellowship for Excellence in Testimony-based Pedagogy for the 2024-2025 academic year.

Two educators from Canadian schools, colleges, or universities will be chosen as fellows to conduct testimony-based research for one year in the USC Shoah Foundation’s Visual History Archive (VHA) which holds over 55,000 video testimonies of survivors and witnesses of the Holocaust and other genocides. The fellows will specifically and intentionally work with testimonies within the Azrieli Foundation Holocaust Survivors Memoirs Collection to develop localized innovative testimony-based resources to be integrated into a new or existing course/s.

Deadline is March 4, 2024. Apply here.

2. Azrieli Foundation’s Holocaust Survivors Program

Access the Azrieli Foundation’s Holocaust Survivor Memoirs Program and the interactive Re:Collection to use memoirs to teach the Holocaust. Click the image below.

3. National Survey on the State of Holocaust and Genocide Education in Canadian Secondary Schools

The Association for Canadian Studies in partnership with the Foundation for Genocide Education  are calling on teachers to complete our national survey on the state of Holocaust and genocide education in Canadian secondary schools.  You will be eligible to receive one of 10 randomly drawn gift cards ($250 each) for school supplies or educational materials. All responses are confidential.

ENG: https://www.surveymonkey.ca/r/HolocaustAndOtherGenocidesEducation

 L’Association d’études canadiennes en partenariat avec la Fondation pour l’étude des génocides appellent les enseignants à remplir notre sondage national sur l’état de l’enseignement de l’Holocauste et des génocides dans les écoles secondaires canadiennes.
Vous aurez la possibilité de recevoir l’une des 10 cartes-cadeaux tirées au sort ($250 chacune) pour des fournitures scolaires ou des matériaux éducatifs. Toutes les réponses sont confidentielles.

FR: https://www.surveymonkey.ca/r/HolocaustAndOtherGenocidesEducation?lang=fr

4. UNESCO’s Teaching about the Holocaust and Genocide Resource Page

Webpage includes several modules to teach about the Holocaust and other Genocides including:

  • What you need to know on education about the Holocaust and genocide
  • International Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust
  • International Day of Reflection on the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda
  • International Program on Holocaust and Genocide Education
  • #ProtectTheFacts campaign against Holocaust denial
  • Facts about the Holocaust
  • History under attack: Holocaust denial and distortion on social media
  • Tell me, inge: an interactive conversation with a Holocaust survivor
  • Links to a YouTube channel for education about the Holocaust and Genocide
Meghan Cameron

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