skip to content
Texas Holocaust and Genocide Commission

Events

May 2022

Suggest an Event
Events in May 2022
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
1
2
Analyzing Propaganda and Teaching Media Literacy - Mini Course
Analyzing Propaganda and Teaching Media Literacy - Mini Course All Day
Workshops
May 2, 2022 (All Day)
In this Mini Course, explore Echoes & Reflections resources to support the teaching of analyzing propaganda and media literacy.
Click for more info
The Auschwitz Album
The Auschwitz Album 2:00pm - 3:00pm (1h)
Workshops
Starts May 2, 2022 at 2:00pm
Ends May 2, 2022 at 3:00pm
This Echoes & Reflections session, led by Yad Vashem educator Liz Elsby, will explore the story behind the Auschwitz Album, examining what can be seen, as well as what is left out, of the photographs.
Click for more info
3
Jewish Americans: Identity, History, and Experience
Jewish Americans: Identity, History, and Experience 3:00pm - 4:00pm (1h)
Workshops
Starts May 3, 2022 at 3:00pm
Ends May 3, 2022 at 4:00pm
This Echoes & Reflections session examines the rich diversity of the Jewish American community in efforts to teach students about individual identities, as well as the diversity of the Jewish American community and its impact on American society.
Click for more info
4
5
6
A Mother's Love: Sacrifices in Times of War
A Mother's Love: Sacrifices in Times of War 8:30am - 9:00am (30m)
Workshops
Starts May 6, 2022 at 8:30am
Ends May 6, 2022 at 9:00am
Discover stories of mothers’ devotion during the Holocaust and sacrifices mothers are making today in Ukraine.
Click for more info
7
8
9
10
A Holocaust Survivor's Blueprint for Happiness
A Holocaust Survivor's Blueprint for Happiness 2:00pm - 3:00pm (1h)
Workshops
Starts May 10, 2022 at 2:00pm
Ends May 10, 2022 at 3:00pm
In this inspiring Echoes & Reflections session, Yad Vashem educator, Yael Eaglstein, will take us on the journey of one survivor's choices.
Click for more info
11
12
13
14
15
16
Foundational Skills in Holocaust Education - 3-Part Online Course
Foundational Skills in Holocaust Education - 3-Part Online Course All Day
Workshops
May 16, 2022 (All Day)
Examine a range of classroom content and instructional tools to support students’ study and reflection of the history of the Holocaust and its ongoing meaning in the world today.
Click for more info
Teaching the Holocaust, Empowering Studens - 3-Week Online Course
Teaching the Holocaust, Empowering Studens - 3-Week Online Course All Day
Workshops
May 16, 2022 (All Day)
Examine a range of classroom content and instructional tools to support students' study and reflection of the history of the Holocaust and its ongoing meaning in the world today through this three-part Echoes & Reflections workshop.
Click for more info
17
18
Examining Assimilation: AAPI & Jewish Stories in America
Examining Assimilation: AAPI & Jewish Stories in America 3:00pm - 4:00pm (1h)
Workshops
Starts May 18, 2022 at 3:00pm
Ends May 18, 2022 at 4:00pm
How can we help students examine assimilation as a concept? Focusing on the experiences of Asian and Jewish immigrants to the United States, this Echoes & Reflections webinar will explore the problematic nature of the word to describe a process of how people adapt, fit in, and learn to become “American,” and the obstacles they face in trying to do so.
Click for more info
19
Wehrmacht Detention Sites and the Holocaust
Wehrmacht Detention Sites and the Holocaust 8:00am - 12:45pm (4h 45m)
Workshops
Starts May 19, 2022 at 8:00am
Ends May 19, 2022 at 12:45pm
Join this international conference to learn more about the findings in the recently released volume. What new avenues for research does it open? How can the scholarship help teach about Holocaust history? Expert panels will discuss research on Soviet, Jewish, and French African POWs, military war crimes, sexual violence, and other topics.
Click for more info
20
21
22
The Warren Fellowship for Future Teachers and Spector/Warren Fellowship
The Warren Fellowship for Future Teachers and Spector/Warren Fellowship All Day (6 days)
Workshops
Starts May 22, 2022
Ends May 27, 2022
The Warren Fellowship for Future Teachers, funded by a generous gift from the Naomi and Martin Warren Family Foundation in Houston, Texas, is developing a corps of pre-service educators who want to learn more about the Holocaust and how to teach about it in their classrooms effectively.
Click for more info
23
 
The Warren Fellowship for Future Teachers and Spector/Warren Fellowship All Day (6 days)
Workshops
Starts May 22, 2022
Ends May 27, 2022
The Warren Fellowship for Future Teachers, funded by a generous gift from the Naomi and Martin Warren Family Foundation in Houston, Texas, is developing a corps of pre-service educators who want to learn more about the Holocaust and how to teach about it in their classrooms effectively.
Click for more info
24
 
The Warren Fellowship for Future Teachers and Spector/Warren Fellowship All Day (6 days)
Workshops
Starts May 22, 2022
Ends May 27, 2022
The Warren Fellowship for Future Teachers, funded by a generous gift from the Naomi and Martin Warren Family Foundation in Houston, Texas, is developing a corps of pre-service educators who want to learn more about the Holocaust and how to teach about it in their classrooms effectively.
Click for more info
Teaching About Contemporary Antisemitism: 2021 ADL Audit of Antisemitic Incidents
Teaching About Contemporary Antisemitism: 2021 ADL Audit of Antisemitic Incidents 2:00pm - 3:00pm (1h)
Workshops
Starts May 24, 2022 at 2:00pm
Ends May 24, 2022 at 3:00pm
Utilizing the newly released results of the 2021 ADL Audit of Antisemitic Incidents, this webinar will discuss how antisemitism “is rarely the lone or last expression of intolerance in a society” (Samantha Power) and explore its many manifestations from Holocaust denial/distortion to anti-Israel bias and rhetoric.
Click for more info
25
 
The Warren Fellowship for Future Teachers and Spector/Warren Fellowship All Day (6 days)
Workshops
Starts May 22, 2022
Ends May 27, 2022
The Warren Fellowship for Future Teachers, funded by a generous gift from the Naomi and Martin Warren Family Foundation in Houston, Texas, is developing a corps of pre-service educators who want to learn more about the Holocaust and how to teach about it in their classrooms effectively.
Click for more info
Connecting Stories Across Genocides
Connecting Stories Across Genocides 3:00pm - 4:00pm (1h)
Workshops
Starts May 25, 2022 at 3:00pm
Ends May 25, 2022 at 4:00pm
This webinar will examine USC Shoah Foundation's iWitness platform through the lens of connecting stories across genocides. Participants will learn about the multi-part Echoes & Reflections Teaching About Genocide resource intended to help teachers support students’ understanding of genocide in the context of their Holocaust education.
Click for more info
26
 
The Warren Fellowship for Future Teachers and Spector/Warren Fellowship All Day (6 days)
Workshops
Starts May 22, 2022
Ends May 27, 2022
The Warren Fellowship for Future Teachers, funded by a generous gift from the Naomi and Martin Warren Family Foundation in Houston, Texas, is developing a corps of pre-service educators who want to learn more about the Holocaust and how to teach about it in their classrooms effectively.
Click for more info
Winning over Nazis to Win the War
Winning over Nazis to Win the War 8:30am - 9:00am (30m)
Workshops
Starts May 26, 2022 at 8:30am
Ends May 26, 2022 at 9:00am
Join the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum to learn more about Jewish refugee soldiers and the 1,600 Nazis permitted to immigrate to America.
Click for more info
27
 
The Warren Fellowship for Future Teachers and Spector/Warren Fellowship All Day (6 days)
Workshops
Starts May 22, 2022
Ends May 27, 2022
The Warren Fellowship for Future Teachers, funded by a generous gift from the Naomi and Martin Warren Family Foundation in Houston, Texas, is developing a corps of pre-service educators who want to learn more about the Holocaust and how to teach about it in their classrooms effectively.
Click for more info
28
29
30
31
1
2
3
4

May 2022

Analyzing Propaganda and Teaching Media Literacy - Mini Course

   View Event
  • Mon, May 2 (all day)
  • Calendar:   Workshops
  • Location:  Zoom

The Auschwitz Album

   View Event
  • Mon, May 2, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
  • Calendar:   Workshops
  • Location:  Zoom

Jewish Americans: Identity, History, and Experience

   View Event
  • Tue, May 3, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
  • Calendar:   Workshops
  • Location:  Zoom

A Mother's Love: Sacrifices in Times of War

   View Event
  • Fri, May 6, 8:30am - 9:00am
  • Calendar:   Workshops
  • Location:  Facebook Live

A Holocaust Survivor's Blueprint for Happiness

   View Event
  • Tue, May 10, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
  • Calendar:   Workshops
  • Location:  Zoom

Foundational Skills in Holocaust Education - 3-Part Online Course

   View Event
  • Mon, May 16 (all day)
  • Calendar:   Workshops
  • Location:  Zoom

Teaching the Holocaust, Empowering Studens - 3-Week Online Course

   View Event
  • Mon, May 16 (all day)
  • Calendar:   Workshops
  • Location:  Zoom

Examining Assimilation: AAPI & Jewish Stories in America

   View Event
  • Wed, May 18, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
  • Calendar:   Workshops
  • Location:  Zoom

Wehrmacht Detention Sites and the Holocaust

   View Event
  • Thu, May 19, 8:00am - 12:45pm
  • Calendar:   Workshops
  • Location:  Virtual

The Warren Fellowship for Future Teachers and Spector/Warren Fellowship

   View Event
  • Sun, May 22 - Fri, May 27, 2022
  • Calendar:   Workshops
  • Location:  Holocaust Museum Houston

Teaching About Contemporary Antisemitism: 2021 ADL Audit of Antisemitic Incidents

   View Event
  • Tue, May 24, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
  • Calendar:   Workshops
  • Location:  Zoom

Connecting Stories Across Genocides

   View Event
  • Wed, May 25, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
  • Calendar:   Workshops
  • Location:  Zoom

Winning over Nazis to Win the War

   View Event
  • Thu, May 26, 8:30am - 9:00am
  • Calendar:   Workshops
  • Location:  Facebook Live

More Information

Request a THGAAC Speaker

Are you interested in having one of our staff members visit your classroom or event?

Request a THGAAC Speaker

Holocaust Remembrance Week

Senate Bill 1828 charges the Texas Holocaust, Genocide, and Antisemitism Advisory Commission with developing or approving materials for a statewide Holocaust Remembrance Week. Provided is information on best practices and various lists of approved resources.

Browse approved resources

Sign Up for Our Newsletter

The THGAAC sends out a quarterly newsletter in order to provide information on past and upcoming events. E-mail blasts with deadlines or when grant applications are available are also sent periodically.

Sign Up for Our Newsletter

Suggest an Event