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How to Teach about the Holocaust in Schools

The IHRA Recommendations for Teaching and Learning about the Holocaust aim to deepen the understanding of the Holocaust by asking crucial questions concerning the historical context of the Holocaust...

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What to Teach about the Holocaust

The IHRA Recommendations for Teaching and Learning about the Holocaust aim to deepen the understanding of the Holocaust by asking crucial questions concerning the historical context of the Holocaust...

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Why Teach About the Holocaust

Considering how best to make any examination of the Holocaust meaningful and relevant for learners in their national contexts is essential. This text, excerpted from the IHRA Recommendations for...

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Summary: Why, What, and How to Teach about the Holocaust

Benefiting from the expertise of delegates from more than 30 member countries, the IHRA Recommendations for Teaching and Learning about the Holocaust are intended to provide a basis for policymakers...

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IHRA Recommendations for Teaching and Learning about the Holocaust

These recommendations, written by a group of international experts, are crafted to help educators with fact-based and educationally sound techniques for teaching the complex and nuanced history of the...

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European Commission Vice-President Schinas in Conversation with a Holocaust Survivor

With every passing year, the number of remaining survivors of the Shoah are sadly fewer and fewer. Remembering their stories and finding new ways to transmit their testimonies to future generations is...

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IHRA Grant recipient #FakeImages to open

Having been closed during Belgium's second lockdown, the memorial site, museum, and research center Kazerne Dossin is now preparing to open the doors to its brand new exhibition, #FakeImages.
 
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East Belgium - German-speaking Community of Belgium Invitation Inauguration of a monument commemorating the JewishChildren's transports to Belgium in 1938 and 1939. Holocaust Remembrance Day Sunday, January 27th, 2:00 pm

At the border station Herbesthal 1938/39 played dramatic scenes.
 
 Exactly 80 years ago, between 2 and 8 January 1939, the Belgian border police in Herbesthal refused to allow seventy-five...

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Movie screening “Cuba’s forgotten jewels"

On the occasion of International Holocaust Remembrance Day, the Red Star Line Museum, Kazerne Dossin: Memorial, Museum and Documentation Centre on Holocaust and Human Rights and Vredescentrum present...

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Les étapes vers la Shoah

As next year we will emphasize the liberation of the camps, we thought we could return to the basics (antisemitism, legislation, theft, ghettos, the transit camps, the "Shoah par balle" and the death...

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