Our Commitment


The education programs of Holocaust Museum Houston will enable students to:

  • develop an awareness of racism, stereotyping and prejudice
  • become knowledgeable, sensitive and responsive to the consequences of apathy
  • put the Holocaust into historical perspective
  • understand the systematic genocidal plan of the “Final Solution”
  • appreciate the many forms of resistance
  • relate the lessons of the Holocaust to the contemporary world situations
  • instill a recognition of individual response to society
  • recognize the importance of remembrance by honoring survivors and memorializing those that were lost

Teacher Programs
Student Programs
Academic Programs
Holocaust Links
Glossary


 
Upcoming Events for Educators
 
“The Stefi Altman Seminar for Educators: Is It True? Using Fiction and Nonfiction Sources to Teach about the Holocaust and Genocide”

Nov. 14, 2014
9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Avrohm I. Wisenberg Multipurpose Learning Center

“The Nanjing Atrocities: Crimes of War”

Jan. 30, 2015
9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Avrohm I. Wisenberg Multipurpose Learning Center

“Impacts of Racist Ideologies: The Holocaust and Japanese-American Internment”

Feb. 20, 2015
9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Avrohm I. Wisenberg Multipurpose Learning Center

“Genocide in the News”

April 10, 2015
9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Avrohm I. Wisenberg Multipurpose Learning Center

 
Holocaust Museum Houston Morgan Family Center, 5401 Caroline St., Houston, TX 77004-6804, Tel: 713-942-8000, E-mail: info@hmh.org Powered by Nodus Solutions