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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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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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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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Teaching about the Holocaust Special issue of Didactica Historica. Swiss Journal for History Education

As the last witnesses of the Holocaust disappear and the time gap between the Second World War and students' present widens, what are the resources, practices and experiences that make sense for the...

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Bern Ceremony

International Holocaust Remembrance Day 2019
 
 Monday, the 28th of January 2019, 17:00
 Yehudi Menuhin Forum, Helvetiaplatz 6, Bern
 
 Schedule:
 
 
 Prayer “El Maleh Rahamim” by Rabbi Michael Kohn...

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Message from the President of the Swiss Confederation

Message from the President of the Swiss Confederation Ueli Maurer on International Holocaust Remembrance Day, 27 January 2019
 
 Respect and dignity
 
 
 Today, International Holocaust Remembrance Day...

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International Holocaust Remembrance Day 2019

Official ceremony at the Yehudi Menuhin forum with representatives of the political authorities and of the diplomatic corps. Highlights are a message by the president of the National Council, Mrs...

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Nicolas Ribowski, a great witness to civic engagement

Nicolas Ribowski is the guest of the University of Teacher Education in Lausanne (Switzerland) for an evening open to the public on 28 January, on the occasion of the International Holocaust...

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