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Thursday, October 14, 2010

Workshops, Partisan Speakers, Museums and More

In the coming weeks, JPEF has several Teaching with 'Defiance' Educator Institutes coming up in concert with several exciting events:
Oct. 15: Columbia, SC
With keynote speech by Jewish partisan Frank Blaichman, hosted by The South Carolina Council on the Holocaust
Over 80 Educators came to the South Carolina Workshops. In photo, Jewish partisan Frank Blaichman shares his story.
Oct. 17:  Atlanta, GA 
In conjunction with two exhibits at the Bremen Museum: JPEF's 'Pictures of Resistance' and 'Courage and Compassion: The Legacy of the Bielski Brothers'
An educator at the JPEF workshop at the Breman Museum advocates for Zus Bielski's point of view during an an activity as part of the training.

Featured session at the ADL 2010 Holocaust Education Workshop. Includes tour of the Los Angeles Museum of the Holocaust at its new site.
Nov. 4: Palo Alto, CA
JPEF's first South Bay educator institute for several years; hosted by
Gideon Hausner Jewish Day School.

More workshops to be announced soon, including Omaha, NE. To bring a JPEF trainer to your community, please contact or 415-53-2244 x104.

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