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CANDLES Teacher Workshop

Fall 2017 CANDLES Teacher Workshop

For questions or more information, please call 812.234.7881 or email

From Bystander to Upstander

CANDLES Holocaust Museum and Education Center and co-sponsor Indiana State University welcome Dr. Mary Johnson, senior historian from Facing History and Ourselves, to Terre Haute for an engaging teacher’s workshop entitled “From Bystander to Upstander.” This workshop is open to middle school and high school teachers.

Using the “Facing History Approach”

Dr. Johnson’s workshop will educate middle and high school teachers with the understanding they need to discuss civic responsibility and engagement. Using various historical case studies and compelling content, teachers will develop strategies to discuss difficult decisions regarding human rights.

Gain a new perspective while adding more tools to your teaching toolbox!

Please join us Saturday, August 19th 9:00am-3:00pm EST (lunch and materials provided). Registration is below.
Educators will receive 5 PGP points for participation in the workshop.

Optional: Introduction to “Facing History and Ourselves” - Friday, August 18th 5:00pm to 7:00pm EST.
Educators will receive 2 PGP points for attending the optional section.

Location: Indiana State University, Bayh College of Education, Whitaker Room

Early Registration - $40
Registration after August 1st - $50 

*Scholarship opportunities are available. Please contact 812.234.7881 or for more information.

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CANDLES Holocaust Museum and Education Center
1532 South Third Street
Terre Haute, IN 47802

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