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e-Newsletter for Holocaust Educators

Welcome to the second issue of Teaching the Legacy, the e-newsletter of the International School for Holocaust Studies at Yad Vashem. This issue focuses on the educational aspects of the Central Database of Shoah Victims’ Names that is now online, and on the rich educational opportunities the Database offers. In this issue we also introduce a new Featured Books section. We wish you fruitful and interesting reading, and as always we look forward to your feedback.

Previous e-Newsletters

Working with Pages of Testimony

Responses to the Central Database of Shoah Victims’ Names

What’s New at the International School for Holocaust Studies?

On Tuesday, March 15, 2005 the new museum complex at Yad Vashem will be opened to the public. The opening of the new museum has attracted great interest in Israel and abroad. Upon its opening, Yad Vashem plans to offer a variety of improved services to the public. As of Sunday, March 20, 2005 only guides certified by the International School for Holocaust Studies at Yad Vashem will be permitted to guide educational groups that visit Yad Vashem. All educational groups that visit Yad Vashem can arrange for guiding through the Study Seminars Department at the School. Read more

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What’s New at Yad Vashem?

On November 21-24, 2004, the International Institute for Holocaust Research at Yad Vashem held an international conference entitled: “Holocaust Research in Context: The Emergence of Research Centers and Approaches.” This conference was a part of the events marking Yad Vashem’s 50th anniversary, and it examined aspects of Holocaust research since WWII. Read more

The e-Newsletter

Editorial Board: Richelle Budd-Caplan, Dr. Haim Gertner, Shulamit Imber, David Metzler, Prof. Dan Michman, Dana Porath, Dr. Motti Shalem, Naama Shik
Writing Staff: Jonathan Clapsaddle, Dr. Gideon Greif, Naama Horev, Shoshanna Lockshin, Asaf Tal
Production and Design: Stephanie Amara, Yael Saraby, Mayana Sebbah, Jeremy Zauder
Contact Us: internet.education@yadvashem.org.il