Teaching the history of the Holocaust to middle school or high school students can be a daunting and difficult task. How should you approach it? Where should you start? Read more.
The Museum’s educators have developed ten guidelines to assist you in presenting this history (and others) in a thought-provoking and responsible way. Content and methodology suggestions will help you decide on an approach and emphasis. We also provide five additional guidelines, building on the first ten, for teaching about genocide, such as those in Rwanda and Darfur. Learn more.
These profiles contain text of state legislation about the teaching of the Holocaust, and Holocaust-explicit History/Social Studies and English/Language Arts state content standards. Contact information for state departments of education is also listed. Browse profiles.
Explore Museum responses to some commonly asked questions about the Holocaust. Browse all questions.