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Holodomor keynote

Keynote speaker, NYU Prof. Joyce Apsel offers teachers ways to tackle difficult subjects like the Holodomor.

Shining light on a dark chapter in human history

Educators learn how to teach the Holodomor

Educators from across Canada took another step toward shining a light on a dark chapter in human history last weekend during the Holodomor Genocide Education Conference at the Canadian Museum for Human Rights.
Attended by some 100 education professionals, the three-day conference showcased world-renowned experts with advice on how to deliver tough subjects, such as
human rights and atrocities.
Organized by the Holodomor Research and Education Consortium, the aim of the conference was to increase awareness about the Ukrainian famine by helping educators to bring the story of the Holodomor, into classrooms across Canada.

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