Deepening the Practice of Teaching the Holocaust

Monday, July 17, 2017 - 8:30am to Saturday, July 22, 2017 - 12:00pm

WMWP is the host of the Holocaust Educators Network's only satellite institute in New England. This one-week institute, held at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, is entitled Deepening the Practice of Teaching the Holocaust​. It includes presentations by Holocaust survivors and authors, field trips to cultural sites, books and teaching resources, and rich discussions. Three graduate credits are available.

The institute is free. Dormitory rooms are available at low cost for teachers traveling from a distance. Applications for the 2017 institute are now being accepted. Click the Program Registration button at the right.

If you have questions about the program, please contact directors Cara Crandall at and  Paula Mercier at

View a video collage of the 2016 institute: NEHEN 2016.