D.B. Reinhart Institute for Ethics in Leadership

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Teaching the Holocaust

A Workshop for Classroom Teachers

D.B. Reinhart Institute for Ethics in Leadership

Viterbo University
900 Viterbo Drive
La Crosse, WI 54601

March 26–27, 2007

Presenters

  • Henry Greenbaum, Holocaust Survivor
  • Stephen Feinberg, Director of National Outreach, Education USHMM
  • Dr. Gregory Wegner, Professor of Education University of Wisconsin-La Crosse, author of Anti-Semitism and Schooling under the Third Reich
  • Darryle Clott, Museum Teacher Fellow, USHMM, former English teacher La Crescent High School, History Instructor, Viterbo University
  • Mary Murphy, Board Member Houston Holocaust Museum, former teacher, Lincoln Middle School
  • Rabbi Simcha Prombaum, Congregation Sons of Abraham

March 26

  • 6–7 p.m. - Registration and Welcome
  • 7–9 p.m. - Holocaust Survivor's Presentation - Henry Greenbaum
  • 9–10 p.m. - Post-Presentation Discussion

March 27

  • 8–8:15 a.m. - Introduction - Darryle Clott
  • 8:15–9 a.m. - All But My Life by Gerda Weissmann Klein - Darryle Clott
  • 9–10 a.m. - Schooling under the Third Reich - Dr. Gregory Wegner
  • 10–10:10 a.m. - Break
  • 10:10–11:10 a.m. - Pedagogical Guidelines from the USHMM - Stephen Feinberg
  • 11:10 a.m.–12:10 p.m.  - Using Holocaust Literature and Film/Video - Darryle Clott
  • 12:10–12:45 p.m. - Working Lunch
  • 12:45–1:45 p.m. - Using Technology to Teach about the Holocaust - Stephen Feinberg
  • 1:45–2:45 p.m. - Middle School Holocaust Education - Mary Murphy
  • 2:45–3:30 p.m. - A Chat with our Rabbi - Rabbi Simcha Prombaum
  • 3:30–4 p.m. - Issues in Holocaust Education - Stephen Feinberg, Dr. Gregory Wegner, Darryle Clott, Mary Murphy
  • 4–4:30 p.m. - Wrap Up

To sign up for the workshop contact Richard Kyte at ethics@viterbo.edu or 608-796-3704.

Course fee of $125 (for one graduate credit) is due the day of the workshop.

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