Online Resources for Teaching About the Holocaust
Traveling Exhibits Available for Loan
Traveling exhibits provided by the Commission are available for loan to schools in Georgia. There is no rental fee for borrowing any of these exhibits. To learn more or to book these exhibits please click here.
Tours of Anne Frank in the World
This exhibit was developed by the Anne Frank House and is sponsored in North America by The Anne Frank Center USA. It is open to the public and admission is free. It is currently hosted by the City of Sandy Springs. Free docent-led tours are available to groups of 10-35. Click here to learn more.
Holocaust Learning Trunk Project
The Holocaust Learning Trunk Project provides trunks filled with educational materials about the Holocaust to middle school educators in Georgia at no charge. Trunks are available via our website at housing locations throughout the state. Click here to learn more.
Distinguished Educator of the Year
The Distinguished Educator award is presented to a full-time Georgia educator of grades 5-12. This educator will have demonstrated excellence and creativity in the development and presentation of lessons about the Holocaust, human rights, civil rights, or character development, and in doing so, motivated students to become active members of their communities. Click here to learn more.
Annnual Creative Arts Student Contest
All middle (grades 6-8) and high school (grades 9-12) students in Georgia are eligible to enter this annual contest. Click here for details.
Workshops and Institutes for Educators
The Commission hosts professional development sessions at locations throughout the state in order to help educators implement effective teaching strategies. Such workshops or institutes provide educators with the tools to teach “good history” by using historically accurate materials and primary sources. Click here for the current workshop calendar.
Request a Speaker
The ability to bring speakers to audiences in Georgia is an important aspect of the Commission’s support of Holocaust education. Click here to submit a request.