Seminar for history teachers in Kryvyi Rih
On September 6th-7th, 2020, Mykhailo Marmer Museum of Jewish Culture and the Holocaust History in Kryvyi Rih hosted an educational and methodological seminar for history teachers "Ukrainian society and memories of the Holocaust". The event was delivered in cooperation between the Ukrainian Center for the Holocaust Studies (UCHS, Kyiv), Mykhailo Marmer Museum, and NGO Keter (Kryvyi Rih) supported by the Education and Science Department of Kryvyi Rih city council executive committee.
The event also included a meeting of the school teachers with professional historians involved in researching the Holocaust history, who study the old teaching techniques and develop the new ones.
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September 25, 2020, the webinar "Work of memory. Working with memorials" dedicated to the 79th anniversary of the Babyn Yar tragedy was organized for teachers from Kyiv.
The webinar was held by the Ukrainian Center for Holocaust Studies and supported by Borys Hrinchenko Kyiv University Postgraduate Studies Institute.
The head of the Historical and Social Studies department, prof. Felix Levitas and the head of the UCHS, Dr. Anatolii Podolskyi delivered speeches on essential matters concerning working with collective memory.
The host of the meeting Olha Limonova (the Formal Education department coordinator) involved the participants in a discussion regarding the Babyn Yar memorialization and shared different teaching techniques the participants could use with their students to commemorate the victims of Babyn Yar.[More]