Resources for Online Learning
The following websites are excellent resources for further information regarding Holocaust and Genocide studies.
New Jersey Commission on Holocaust Education
"The core mission of the New Jersey Commission on Holocaust Education is to promote Holocaust education in the State of New Jersey."
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum
"The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum inspires citizens and leaders worldwide to confront hatred, promote human dignity, and prevent genocide."
Yad Vashem - The World Holocaust Remembrance Center
"As the Jewish people’s living memorial to the Holocaust, Yad Vashem safeguards the memory of the past and imparts its meaning for future generations."
The Jewish Foundation for the Righteous
"The Jewish Foundation for the Righteous provides financial support to more than 900 non-Jews who rescued Jews during the Holocaust and preserves their legacy through a national education program."
Simon Wiesenthal Center
"An international Jewish human rights organization dedicated to generating change through the Snider Social Action Institute and education by confronting antisemitism, hate and terrorism, promoting human rights and dignity, standing with Israel, defending the safety of Jews worldwide, and teaching the lessons of the Holocaust for future generations."
International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance
Formerly known as Task Force for International Cooperation on Holocaust Education, Remembrance, and Research. The International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance is an intergovernmental body whose purpose is to place political and social leaders' support behind the need for Holocaust education, remembrance, and research both nationally and internationally. Initiated by Swedish Prime Minister Göran Persson in 1998, the Task Force currently has 31 member countries.
Association of Holocaust Organizations
"The AHO was established in 1985 to serve as an international network of organizations and individuals for the advancement of Holocaust education, remembrance, and research."
Facing History and Ourselves
"Facing History and Ourselves delivers classroom strategies, resources and lessons that inspire young people to take responsibility for their world."
"The immediate object of the League is to stop, by appeals to reason and conscience and, if necessary, by appeals to law, the defamation of the Jewish people. Its ultimate purpose is to secure justice and fair treatment to all citizens alike and to put an end forever to unjust and unfair discrimination against and ridicule of any sect or body of citizens."
"ComteQ Publishing, a division of ComteQ Communications, LLC, is an independent press specializing in Holocaust Memoirs and Tolerance Education. We specialize in author self-published books -- providing all the design, production and support services such as ISBN, EAN barcode, registration in Books In Print, Library of Congress catalogue number, online ordering and fulfillment, wholesale distribution and more." Many of the Holocaust Resource Center's memoirs are published through ComteQ.
Echoes & Reflections
"Echoes & Reflections is dedicated to reshaping the way that teachers and students understand, process, and navigate the world through the events of the Holocaust. The Holocaust is more than a historical event; it’s part of the larger human story. Educating students about its significance is a great responsibility. We partner with educators to help them introduce students to the complex themes of the Holocaust and to understand its lasting effect on the world."
Together We Remember
"#TogetherWeRemember is an annual campaign aimed at transforming remembrance of past genocides, atrocities, and other acts of identity-based violence into meaningful action to achieve the promise of 'Never Again.'"
Museum of Jewish Heritage - A Living Memorial to the Holocaust
"The Museum of Jewish Heritage is New York’s home for Holocaust education. We offer several ways for students, teachers, and adult learners to engage with us."
IWitness - USC Shoah Foundation
"IWitness is an educational website developed by USC Shoah Foundation – The Institute for Visual History and Education that provides access to more than 1,500 full life histories, testimonies of survivors and witnesses to the Holocaust and other genocides for guided exploration."