As part of Violins of Hope Birmingham, students at the Alabama School of Fine Arts experienced the sounds and stories of these instruments in an unforgettable educational event.
Luke, a high school student, partners with Alabama Public Television to film an interview with Max Steinmetz, a Holocaust survivor, with hopes of going beyond the history books.
PBS - NOVA | At ground zero for the final solution, scientists uncover a story of hope and bravery - an escape tunnel at a Nazi execution site. (Grades 9-12)
An 8-minute video introduction to the BHEC exhibit, "Darkness into Life: Alabama Holocaust Survivors Through Photography and Art."
The BHEC seeks to provide educators with the historical background and educational tools to effectively teach this important history to the students of Alabama. We want to ensure that the Holocaust is never forgotten, and that its lessons continue to shape the future.
It is the 25th anniversary of the Steven Spielberg movie, Schindlerís List. Check out the "Facing History and Ourselves" resources for using the movie to teach about the Holocaust.
Find out how 70-year-old dress designs from the Holocaust resurfaced with this video and educational materials from PBS NewsHour from November 15, 2014.
View excerpts from Masterpiece's The Diary of Anne Frank and work with students to see themes and historical teachings from the Nazi Germany era.
These images were chosen to facilitate critical analysis and discussion, and historical comprehension of WWII as part of U.S. history.