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Faculty can help with designing contract courses or workshops that meet a school district's particular needs. Contact David Shiman for details.

Example of Past Course Offerings:

The Holocaust and Holocaust Education
This 3-credit seminar provided a comprehensive introduction to the Holocaust and issues related to teaching about the Holocaust in Vermont schools. This course was offered by the Center for Holocaust Studies through the Division of Continuing Education at the University of Vermont.        

Building More Just & Caring Schools
This 3-credit institute focused on approaches for making our schools more humane and just places.  The course was designed to help teachers, administrators, and concerned citizens acquire the knowledge, attitudes, and skills to address racism and other forms of discrimination in schools.  

Teaching the Holocaust 
Conference for Classroom and Preservice Teachers
Presented by The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in cooperation with the University of Vermont, College of Education and Social Services
Information for other professional development opportunities related to Holocaust Studies available at www.ushmm.org
or contact nationaloutreach@ushmm.org (Follow the links in Professional Development: Workshops and Conferences)