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Worlds Apart But Not Strangers: Holocaust Education and Indian Education for All

June 13 @ 8:00 am - June 19 @ 5:00 pm

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Worlds Apart But Not Strangers: Holocaust Education and Indian Education for All is designed for individuals and teams interested in finding relevance for today in Holocaust Education and Montana-mandated Indian Education for All. In this experiential, inquiry-based seminar, participating educators will discover ways to find connections between these two topics. Sponsored by The Olga Lengyel Institute (TOLI), the seminar will explore the past, including the impact of policies issued during the Holocaust and U.S. policies that have affected Native peoples in this country. The seminar will also focus on the present, as participants consider the roles – perpetrator, ally, bystander – individuals choose for themselves in their daily interactions with one another, as well as stereotypes and biases that influence interactions in local schools and communities today. Educators will be asked to envision the world they hope their children will live in and design an action plan to help their classroom, school, and/or community move toward that ideal. Program highlights include field experiences from the Billings Jewish community and the Native peoples of Montana.

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Start:
June 13 @ 8:00 am
End:
June 19 @ 5:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Cost details
Free
Event Format
In-Person
OPI Renewal Units Available
Yes

Venue

MSU Billings – College of Education
1500 University Drive, Room 122
Billings, MT 59101 United States
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