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FAITH DURING THE HOLOCAUST

By Ellen Resnek / Tuesday, November 22, 2022 / Comments Off on FAITH DURING THE HOLOCAUST

Where was God in the Holocaust? Amidst the horrors of the Shoah, could Jews hold on to their faith and practices? In this webinar Dr. David Deutsch, Yad Vashem educator, […]

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The Witnesses of the Warsaw Ghetto: The Archives and the Streets

By Ellen Resnek / Tuesday, November 8, 2022 / Comments Off on The Witnesses of the Warsaw Ghetto: The Archives and the Streets

The Ghetto Fighters’ House invites you to a new three part series marking the 75th Anniversary of the Jewish Historical Institute The Oneg Shabbat Archives and Beyond: Documenting and Preserving […]

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International Day for Tolerance

By Ellen Resnek / Sunday, November 6, 2022 / Comments Off on International Day for Tolerance

In 1996, the UN General Assembly adopted Resolution 51/95 proclaiming 16 November as International Day for Tolerance. This action followed the adoption of a Declaration of Principles on Tolerance by […]

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Pulling back the curtain – Etty Hillesum

By Ellen Resnek / Wednesday, August 3, 2022 / Comments Off on Pulling back the curtain – Etty Hillesum

Please join us on Sept 13th at 7pm for Pulling Back the Curtain – Etty Hillesum Classrooms Without Borders is proud to partner with the Greek and Armenian Communities of […]

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Venice by Avi Ben Hur

By Ellen Resnek / Friday, July 15, 2022 / Comments Off on Venice by Avi Ben Hur

My senses were overloaded by so much wealth and power that was concentrated for centuries in the hands of a small city-state on the northern edge of the Adriatic sea.

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Social Media and the Role of Rememberance in Modern Day Genocide

By Ellen Resnek / Monday, July 4, 2022 / Comments Off on Social Media and the Role of Rememberance in Modern Day Genocide

CWB is proud to partner with Fortify Rights in an event to commemorate Rohingya Genocide Remembrance Day: With Dr. Alexis Herr- Moderator Human rights violations happen every day without justice […]

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REVEALING THE STORIES BEHIND THE ARTIFACTS

By Ellen Resnek / Sunday, June 12, 2022 / Comments Off on REVEALING THE STORIES BEHIND THE ARTIFACTS

The Artifacts Collection of Yad Vashem’s Museum is home to more than 27,000 items donated over the years by Holocaust survivors, their families, and various organizations. It includes a wide […]

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The “Carlos Project” – Teaching Culture and Language in Your Classroom

By Ateret Cope / Saturday, February 5, 2022 / Comments Off on The “Carlos Project” – Teaching Culture and Language in Your Classroom
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Remembering the Tree of Life Tragedy Day

By Ateret Cope / Saturday, February 5, 2022 / Comments Off on Remembering the Tree of Life Tragedy Day

DAY 1: ANTISEMITISM AND THE MEDIA The purpose of defining antisemitism is to determine what opinions students already hold. It’s important they can define the term so that they can […]

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Social Awareness and Activism Through Music

By Ateret Cope / Saturday, February 5, 2022 / Comments Off on Social Awareness and Activism Through Music

Music is the universal language. Music has many messages. Music has been used as a means to combat social injustice and inspire social reform. Middle school students are mature enough […]

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