Summer Institute for Teaching the Holocaust in Atlanta, Georgia
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Summer Institute for Teaching the Holocaust

June 4th - 6th 2024

Join the William Breman Jewish Heritage Museum and the Museum of History and Holocaust Education at Kennesaw State University as we present a three-day educator conference (June 4-6, 2024). We are committed to providing educators with first-rate Holocaust teaching resources across grade levels, subject areas, and curricula, while addressing teachers’ needs to fulfill various standards.
Teachers receive a certificate for 20 hours of professional development upon completion.
Tuition for the Summer Institute for Teaching the Holocaust is $50 thanks to generous subsidies by our supporters.

Program Highlights

  • Unforgettable eyewitness accounts by Holocaust Survivors
  • Multimedia curriculum Echoes & Reflections (by USC-Shoah Foundation, ADL and Yad Vashem)
  • Age-appropriate teaching strategies and print & digital resources
  • In-depth history of the major events of World War II & the Holocaust
  • Networking opportunities with scholars and museum professionals
  • Guided tour of the Breman’s signature gallery, Absence of Humanity: The Holocaust Years, 1933-1945
  • The long & tragic history of antisemitism
  • Jewish responses to the Holocaust: resourcefulness, resistance, rescue & resilience
  • Research-based strategies for teaching difficult history
  • Classroom materials
  • Hands-on lessons


Overnight accomodations, parking, meals and materials will be covered for the duration of the Institute (for accepted participants) with a $50 non-refundable registration fee.
Contact Director of the Weinberg Center for Holocaust Education, Rabbi Joseph Prass ( with questions about the Institute.
Register by clicking the button below.

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This permanent exhibition presents the events which led up to the Holocaust, the atrocities perpetrated by the Nazis during World War II, and those events that took place in its wake.

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