4th Annual Wally and Lutz Hammerschlag Summer Educator Seminar
Tuesday, July 27 – Thursday, July 29, 2021
9:00 am – 12:00 noon – There are no afternoon sessions. The cost is free and open to all educators.
Educators can register for one, two, or for all three days of the seminar.
Each session is a total of three hours (3 PDH per day)
Tuesday, July 27th
“The Mirror of Goodness” will be presented by Stanlee Stahl, the Executive Vice President of The Jewish Foundation for the Righteous.
Listen to the testimony of Holocaust survivor, Betty Grebenschikoff. Zoom attendees will meet Betty who was an eyewitness to Kristallnacht in Berlin, Germany. Betty will share her life story including her family’s escape to Shanghai, China. Doug Cervi who is the Executive Director of the NJ Commission on Holocaust Education will interview Betty. All participants will be sent the memoir Once My Name Was Sara funded by the “Adopt a Classroom Project” from Maddy & Harvey Rovinsky.
Wednesday, July 28th
“Faith During the Holocaust” to be presented by Dr. David Deutsch, Head of International Seminars at Yad Vashem
Thursday, July 29th
“Fierce Females: Women in the Resistance” to be presented by Sheryl Ochayon, Echoes & Reflections Project Director, International School for Holocaust Studies at Yad Vashem