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Diaries and Memoirs: Using Primary Sources to Teach the Holocaust is a Course

Diaries and Memoirs: Using Primary Sources to Teach the Holocaust

Sep 17 - Sep 18, 2019
3.0 credits

$50 Enroll

Full course description

As educators, we strive to give the past meaning for our students. Diaries and memoirs are essential tools in teaching the Holocaust, helping our students to develop both a historical and a human understanding of this complex history. This session will provide an overview of how to use these invaluable primary source records in your classroom and provide strategies and approaches to incorporate into your curriculum. Teachers will also receive an introduction to the resources of Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center for both educators and students.
This offering is aligned to the CPS Framework for Teaching Components: 1a, 1d, 3b, 3c, 4d. 

7th-12th grades

Instructor: Illinois Holocaust Museum Staff

Course Date: 9/17/2019

Course Time: 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM 

Location: CTUF Quest Center, 1901 W. Carroll Ave., Chicago, IL 60612
Free Parking Available

Registering with Quest Center Online for the first time? 
Please register with a non-cps email address. You will also need your IEIN number. 

Below is the link to obtain your Illinois Educator Identification Number (IEIN#), which is now required by ISBE to award any professional development hours to any individual taking professional development for recertification credits.

Type this link in your browser. Then click on Teacher then click on Log into ELIS then click on Educator Access and login to obtain your IEIN#.  

In order to receive any credit, participants must be in attendance for the entire offering.
No refunds will be issued unless the offering is canceled by CTUF Quest Center.