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Take a Stand: From History Learning to Civic Engagement

Thu Nov 29 8:00 am to 3:00 pm
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Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center, 9603 Woods Dr., Skokie, IL

Host: Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center, Skokie, IL

Explore strategies and practical approaches to bring civic engagement and student activism to life in your grade 3-12 classroom. Begin by discovering Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center’s innovative, state-of-the-art Take a Stand Center, which uses interactive holographic technology to allow visitors to engage with recorded Holocaust survivors, learn about individuals and groups working to secure and enhance human rights at home and around the world, and receive tips and tools to guide your students in taking meaningful action on issues that matter to them. This workshop will include age-appropriate breakout sessions and tours of the Take a Stand Center and Make a Difference! The Harvey L. Miller Family Youth Exhibition.

Fee: $30 for members and nonmembers

Amanda Friedeman, Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center, Skokie, IL; Kelly Szany, Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center, Skokie, IL; Jessica Hulten, Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center, Skokie, IL