For students and teachers:
18th Annual Day of Learning featuring the Violins of Hope,
Presented by the JFCS Holocaust Center
Students in grades 7 – 12 and teachers from all public and private schools throughout California are invited to JFCS Holocaust Center’s Day of Learning to gain a deeper understanding of the Holocaust and patterns of genocide in order to inspire moral courage and social responsibility in the future.
The many workshops include eyewitness testimonies from survivors of the Holocaust or genocide. The Day of Learning program is free and a light lunch is provided.
This educational conference is specifically for students and active classroom teachers. The JFCS Holocaust Center has many community-wide programs. Please visit our website for upcoming events.
The Day of Learning is a program of the JFCS Preisler Shorenstein Institute for Holocaust Education. Our 2020 partners include: Achieve, The Athenian School, Anti-Defamation League, Bishop O’Dowd High School, Bylo Chacon Foundation, Congregation Emanu-El, Facing History & Ourselves, The Genocide Education Project, Hamaqom, The Helen and Joe Farkas Center for the Study of the Holocaust in Catholic Schools at Mercy High School, JFCS YouthFirst, Jewish Partisan Educational Foundation, Moreau Catholic High School, Pacific Atrocities Education, San Benito High School District, San Francisco Unified School District, Schools of the Sacred Heart – San Francisco, Woodcreek High School.
The JFCS Holocaust Center is funded through the generous support of individuals, foundation grants, and program fees.
Sunday, March 8, 2020, 12:30 – 5:00 pm: to register, click HERE.