Research

Web Resources - Educational Resources
and Institutions

A Teacher's Guide to the Holocaust
Everything a teacher needs to know about the Holocaust can be found at this Web site maintained by the Florida Center for Instructional Technology.

 

Addressing Antisemitism: Why and How
A guide for educators published by Yad Vashem and ODIHR/OSCE dealing with educational approaches to anti-Semitism.

 

British Museum, Voices of the Holocaust
Study materials and lesson plans for Holocaust education provided by the British Library's learning team.

 

Calvin College. German Propaganda Archive
Created by Randall Bytwerk, this extensive archive of propaganda created during the Third Reich and in the former German Democratic Republic (East Germany) is a well-organized and comprehensive collection of German propaganda materials in English translation.

 

Center for Holocaust & Genocide Studies
The Center for Holocaust and Genocide Studies is a resource for information and teaching about the Holocaust and contemporary aspects of genocide as defined by the UN Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of Genocide (1948).

 

Center for Holocaust Education
This site gives information for Holocaust Education in Germany. Some services are also available in English.

 

Center for Holocaust Studies at Brookdale Community College
To be a resource for: education about historical issues of the Holocaust, genocide, elimination of racism, anti-Semitism and all forms of prejudice that damage our society; and development of outstanding programs and activities regarding these crucial topics.

 

Cyberlearning World
George Cassutto, a teacher at North Hagerstown High School in Maryland, offers several lesson plans on U.S. government, computer applications, interdisciplinary units, the Holocaust, and news discussion through his Web site.

 

Echoes and Reflections
Curriculum developed by the Anti-Defamation League, USC Shoah Foundation and Yad Vashem.

 

Facing History and Ourselves
A national organization whose mission is to engage students of diverse backgrounds in an examination of racism, prejudice, and anti-Semitism in order to promote the development of a more humane and informed citizenry.

 

Holocaust Commission of the United Federation of Tidewater
Has lists of books and videos etc. for purchase on the Holocaust.

 

Holocaust Education & Archive Research Team
The aim of H.E.A.R.T is to inform and educate people about the Holocaust and the extermination programs conducted by the Nazi regime throughout Europe during the Second World War.

 

Holocaust Education in Germany
This site describes the way the Holocaust is treated in Germany's educational system.

 

Holocaust Remembrance Project
This Web site contains information about the educational activities of the Holland and Knight Charitable Foundation, Inc., whose annual writing contest for high school students addresses Holocaust content.

 

Holocaust Teacher Resource Center
This Holocaust Teacher Resource Center (TRC) web site, is dedicated to the memory of the six million Jewish people slaughtered during the Holocaust and the millions other people murdered during the Nazi era.

 

HopeSite
This Web site contains many resources for Holocaust study and education, including over 1,000 pages of news clippings from 1938 and 1939, organized by topic and date, poems and essays written by students and adults on Holocaust topics, and much more.

 

International Raoul Wallenberg Foundation
Resources for students and teachers from secondary and post-secondary levels centered on the values of solidarity and civic courage.

 

Into the Arms of Strangers - Stories of the Kindertransport


Jewish Foundation for the Righteous
The Foundation's national Holocaust teacher education program, Teaching the Holocaust: History, Perspectives, and Choices, educates middle and high school teachers in the history of the Holocaust, and within that context, rescue.

 

Jewish Partisan Educational Foundation
The mission of JPEF is to develop and distribute effective educational materials about the Jewish partisans and their life lessons, bringing the celebration of heroic resistance against tyranny into educational and cultural organizations. 

Learning about the Holocaust through Art Project
This Website provides reproductions of art works produced during the Holocaust. It also includes biographies of the ghettos and camps in which they were interned. Study recources and lessons plans support its use in the classroom.

Learning from History
This website is the result of extensive scholarly research about actual projects used for teaching about "National Socialism and the Holocaust" in historical and citizenship education in and outside schools and in educational work with young people.

 

Midwest Center for Holocaust Education
Online description of the Midwest Center for Holocaust Education. Includes bibliogrpahy for young readers and annotated videography.

 

Museum of Jewish Heritage Coming of Age Program
Coming of Age is a free, interactive classroom resource featuring primary sources, artifact explorations, discussions, and activities for learning about the Holocaust.

 

Project Witness
Project Witness, a nonprofit Holocaust resource center, merges lucid scholarship with cutting-edge media to provide thought-provoking Holocaust educational resources for schools, community centers, and lay readers.

 

Social Studies School Service
This Web site identifies educational resources (books, posters, and other items) available in the company's Holocaust resources and materials catalogue, along with Internet lesson plans and classroom activities.

 

South Carolina Voices: Lessons from the Holocaust
A lesson plan on the History of the Holocaust.

 

Teaching the Holocaust through Stamps, Pictures and Text
An Interdisciplinary and Computerized Program through the use of Stamps, Pictures, Texts and Paintings by Children during the Holocaust.

 

Teaching: The Children of Willesden Lane
The Children of Willesden Lane is the true story of Lisa Jura, a young girl who escapes Nazi persecution on the eve of World War II. This Web site offers resources to help you teach the book to middle and high school students.

 

Terezin Initiative Institute
Information on the Terezin concentration camp in Bohemia and Moravia. Includes documents, studies, publications, library and database of prisoners. Also in Czech and Dutch.

 

The Arnold-Liebster Foundation
The Arnold-Liebster Foundation was established by Holocaust-era survivors Max Liebster and Simone Arnold Liebster in January 2002 to educate future generations in the lessons of history.

 

The History of the Shoah
I have attemted to "borrow" from some of the best resources available and then have put them together into a format structured around Hillberg's key work The Destruction of European Jewry.

 

The Holocaust and Human Rights Education Center
Includes a 7-lesson curriculum guide for teachers.

 

The International Task Force for Holocaust Education, Remembrance and Research
The Task Force for International Cooperation on Holocaust Education, Remembrance, and Research consists of representatives of government, as well as governmental and non-governmental organizations.

 

The Kindertransport Association (KTA)
The Kindertransport Association (KTA) is a not-for-profit organization of child Holocaust survivors who were sent, without their parents, out of Austria, Germany, Poland, and Czechoslovakia to Great Britain.

 

The Museum of Tolerance Mutimedia Learning Center Online
Documents, photographs, bibliographies, and a virtual exhibit about the Holocaust are among the resources available on this website.

 

Vancouver Holocaust Education Center
This website is a conglomeration of descriptions of the various departments of the Vancouver Holocaust Education Center and includes two oral histories.

 

Washington State Holocaust Education Resource Center
Links to online display of this Center. Resources and more. Includes latest Newsletter.

 

 

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