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HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL DAY 2018

The National Holocaust Memorial Day commemoration will take place on Sunday 28 January 2018 from 6 – 8 pm at: The Round Room, Mansion House, Dawson Street, Dublin 2     Holocaust Memorial Day honours the memory of all of the victims of the Holocaust. The inclusion of all the victim groups is integral to the commemoration, […]

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Berlin Study Visit | 03 – 06 April 2018

  This programme consists of a study visit to the city of Berlin in Germany, the country where National Socialism originated. Berlin was the seat of Nazi power through the years of the Third Reich, 1933-1945. The study visit to Berlin would have particular appeal to teachers as well as being attractive to anyone with an interest […]

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Seminar at Yad Vashem International School | 08 July – 16 July 2018

An eight day programme for teachers at Yad Vashem International School for Holocaust Studies. This course is specifically tailored for Irish teachers, providing an in depth exposure to the many facets of the Holocaust. Working at the exceptional Holocaust Museum and Archives Centre, participants can avail of resources, expertise and personal testimonies. Fee: On application Date: 08 […]

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PUBLIC LECTURE | THE INCREDIBLE UNTOLD STORY OF MARY ELMS

Clodagh Finn The Cork woman who risked her life to save countless Jewish children from deportation during World War II Wednesday 15 November 19:30 Davis Theatre, Arts Building, Trinity College

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The Crocus Project 2017/18

Teachers! Would you like to take part in the Crocus Project 2017/18? This wonderful european wide project is free. If you would like your students to participate, please download the application form below. For more info please click here.    

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Certificate in Holocaust Education 2017 – 2018

Certificate in Holocaust Education 2016 – 2017 Continuous Professional Development for teachers, educators, clergy and community workers. A programme comprising 4 modules with a Special Purpose award at NFQ level 7 carrying 20 ECTS. These modules can also be taken independently of the Certificate in Holocaust Education 2017 – 2018. A Certificate in Holocaust Education providing in-depth […]

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Learning from the Holocaust, study visit to Krakow 31 October – 3 November 2017

This programme includes a four day study visit to Krakow and Auschwitz-Birkenau. It is supported by two separate seminar days: one in preparation for the study visit (Saturday 21st October) and one on reflection afterwards (Saturday 11th November). These seminars will take place on Saturday mornings. The study visit costs €595 pps- inclusive of flights, […]

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Distortion of the Holocaust and the rise of Nazi Rhetoric

We are horrified as Nazi symbols and Nazi rhetoric appear on our television screens, newspapers and social media.  Just over 70 years since the end of World War II when the horrors of the Holocaust were revealed.   The Holocaust did not start with gas chambers and crematoria, it began with taunts and bullying, it […]

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Resource Available

We have a surplus of Holocaust Memorial Day commemorative booklets. These outline the development of the Holocaust, historical information and also include personal stories. These are excellent resources for all senior students to work with in class and we would be happy to send them to teachers on request. For further information, please contact the HETI office […]

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Seminar at Yad Vashem International School | 24 June – 03 July 2017

  An eight day programme for teachers at Yad Vashem International School for Holocaust Studies. This course is specifically tailored for Irish teachers, providing an in depth exposure to the many facets of the Holocaust. Working at the exceptional Holocaust Museum and Archives Centre, participants can avail of resources, expertise and personal testimonies. Fee: On application […]

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