Region 14 PITStop
Workshop Link
Region 14 PITStop ‣ Workshop
Session # ‣


Session name ‣

“Do Not Say They Cannot Hear Us”: THGC Interdisciplinary Workshop on the Holocaust & Genocide

Description ‣

The Texas Holocaust and Genocide Commission (THGC), a state agency, offers this one-day, live workshop to public and private school educators in social studies and/or English language arts for grades 5-12. The workshop will introduce relevant TEKS; provide an overview of vocabulary and histories; explore contemporary issues in historiography, literary/artistic representation, and pedagogical approaches; and showcase resources with Texas connections. Educators in attendance will be first to gain access to the THGC’s free, password-protected digital library of film and textual materials.

Special instructions ‣

Lunch will be provided. This session is free to Region 14 Educators.


Please notify the ESC Contact listed below if you have a specific accommodation request.

Presenter(s) ‣

J.E. Wolfson, THGC Education Coordinator

ESC contact ‣

Myra Rains

ESC contact e-mail ‣

Location ‣

Region 14

Room(s) ‣


Date(s) ‣

April 4, 2017

Time ‣

9:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Registration deadline ‣

April 4, 2017 4:00 PM

Fees ‣

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CPE Credit ‣


Subject(s) ‣

CSF: Improve Academic Performance, CSF: Increase the Use of Quality Data to Drive Ins, CSF: Learning Time, CSF: Teacher Quality, ELA/Reading, Social Studies

Grade(s) ‣

5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12

Audience(s) ‣

Any Interested Audience, Elementary Teachers, Secondary Teachers

Objective(s) ‣

1.1, 1.2, 1.3, 1.4, 2.1, 2.2, 2.4, 4.3