Originally published October 30, 2007
Teachers learn to teach the Holocaust
By TaMaryn Waters

A room full of educators gathered Monday at Tallahassee Community College, hoping to discover a renewed approach to teaching the Holocaust.

A workshop, sponsored by the Holocaust Documentation and Education Center in Hollywood, Fla., gave more than 100 teachers from the Big Bend a snapshot into the lives of 11 survivors.

“All of the lessons we are trying to teach are relevant to everyone, regardless of race, color, creed and ethnic background,” said Rositta Ehrlich Kenigsberg, vice president of the education center.