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Texas Educational Agency Holocaust and Genocide Teacher Workshops

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The Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS) required these distinctions in Texas high school social studies education. In 2010-2011, the THGC began holding TEA workshops throughout Texas at each of TEA’s 20 Educational Service Center’s...
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Modification to College Board’s AP History Curriculums

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The Friends has sponsored THGC’s effort to change the College Board’s; AP US History; AP European History; and, AP World History curriculums to include both the Holocaust and genocide within their educational curriculums. Throughout America...
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Prijedor: Lives from the Bosnian Genocide Exhibit

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The Friends of the Texas Holocaust and Genocide Commission has helped fund the installations and receptions at different display locations. The Texas Holocaust and Genocide Commission is exhibiting “Prijedor. Lives from the Bosnian Genocide” at eight...
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Texas Liberators Oral History Testimony

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Texas Liberators of World War II Nazi concentration camps are decreasing in numbers daily — in 2015, we marked the liberation’s 70th anniversary!   These heroes will soon be gone, and with them, the opportunity to...
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Student Video Contest

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As part of the commemoration of Genocide Awareness and Prevention Month (April), the Friends of THGC have funded the Texas Holocaust and Genocide Commission to host a video competition open to all Texas students in...
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Barbara Coloroso Bullying Educational Instruction

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Between October 2011 and January 2012 the number of teens attending Midland schools, in the Permian Basin area of Texas, who have committed suicide, rose to four due to bullying and hazing. The Friends co-sponsored...
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Holocaust Online Workshop Module

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Today, Texas public school educators lack the necessary training to effectively teach to their students the topics of bullying, the Holocaust and Genocide. The Texas Holocaust and Genocide Commission (THGC) in cooperation with the Texas...
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