For Educators

Our mission is to preserve the memory of the Holocaust, and to teach the moral and ethical response to prejudice, hatred and indifference for all of humanity.
The museum offers a variety of teacher training opportunities, and we are certified by the Texas Education Agency to issue CPE’s to teachers attending any of our educational events. Holocaust educators are encouraged to contact the museum staff if they have any questions or concerns about creating and implementing their own Holocaust educational units and materials. Please consider becoming a member of the Museum $20 Educator membership.

Educator Events

Holocaust and Human Rights Educator Conference
The Dallas Holocaust Museum/Center for Education and Tolerance presents a yearly educator conference on the Holocaust and human rights at which educators will receive a day of in-depth training in Holocaust curriculum, followed by a second day of workshops on various human rights issues.
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Curriculum Trunks

The Dallas Holocaust Museum offers a variety of multi-disciplinary curriculum trunks for different grades from elementary to high school. Educators may borrow the trunks for a three week period. Shipping is provided for free to schools outside a 35 miles radius from the museum.
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West End Classroom

West End as a Classroom returns for 2013-2014. This program allows students and teachers to visit the Dallas Holocaust Museum/Center for Education and Tolerance, the Old Red Museum of Dallas County History & Culture and The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza in a single, off-campus trip for $15 per person.

Students will use primary and secondary sources at the three Dallas history museums to explore lessons and attitudes about leadership while using the West End as a Classroom. Covering the 19th century to the present day, students will examine local, national, and international leaders to define the special characteristics that make a leader.
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