COMMONWEALTH OF VIRGINIA
DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
P.O. BOX 2120
RICHMOND, VIRGINIA 23218-2120
PRINS. MEMO NO. 27
September 2, 2003
/ MIDDLE / SECONDARY
Patricia I. Wright
Assistant Superintendent for Instruction
Free course on World War II, the Holocaust and Twentieth Century Genocide
The Virginia Holocaust Museums Teacher Education Program is offering a free two-weekend course with free materials for teachers of history, social science, and language arts. Participants will receive 30 Continuing Education Points.
The course will provide teachers with an introduction to the interrelated subjects of World War II, the Holocaust and Twentieth-Century genocides. A brochure on the course is attached.
Classes will meet on the following dates and times at the Virginia Holocaust Museum, 2000 East Cary St., Richmond, Virginia:
Friday, October 24, from 4pm to 8pm
Saturday, October 25, from 9am to 1pm
Friday, October 31, from 4pm to 8 pm
Saturday, November 1, from 9 am to 1 pm.
Register by October 10 Barbara Hollingsworth at email@example.com or call (804) 257-5400.
For further information, contact Colleen C. Bryant (firstname.lastname@example.org), secondary history and social science specialist, at (804) 786-4640.