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Birmingham Holocaust Education Center--Teacher Workshops and Resources

So much is going on at the BHEC.  Check out the listings below and continue to refer to our website for updates and additional programming.

For more information contact:

Kendall R. Chew

Outreach Coordinator

Birmingham Holocaust Education Center



BHEC Teacher Workshops

Teaching With Stories 

- Florence, October 21

- Thomasville, October 28

- Gadsden, January 6

- Phenix City, January 13


Teaching with "Salvaged Pages" / Alexandra Zapruder

Alexandra was last in Birmingham in 2009. This time we will have her a whole day. For those who have not met her, don't miss this opportunity. She will also be giving a public lecture the evening of November 7. 

Birmingham, November 8


BHEC Teacher Cadre

Tuesday, October 15, 5-7pm

Thursday, November 14, 5-7pm

Tuesday, February 18, 5-7pm

Tuesday, March 17, 5-7pm

Check the link above for more details.


Community Education

Teachers are welcome to attend our Community Education programs for credits.  Check these sessions out on our website under Upcoming Events.


Bearing Witness

These programs feature survivors or children of survivors telling their family stories. Check these out on our website under Upcoming Events


JFR Exhibit on Rescue

We will be bringing this panel exhibit in the spring. If you are interested in hosting this at your school, please contact Kendall Chew at the BHEC office.


Teacher Scholarships

Information and application are online, but attached are the application dates.  Please note that the dates and information on the various programs will not be updated until later in the year as it becomes available.  Please do not hesitate to contact me if you have any questions.


Classroom Sets of Books for Loan

Check out these resources that you can borrow.


Speakers / Darkness into Life Exhibit / Visit the BHEC

All of these outreach programs are available.  Check our website for details.

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