Holocaust Symposium for Teens

Syllabus – Schools select dates, times, and the number of sessions that work for their schedules.

Session 1
The Holocaust: What, When, Why, Where and How the Holocaust Happened

Session 2
The Power of Symbols & Kristallnacht, the Night of Broken Glass

Session 3
Six Stages of the Holocaust

Session 4
Holocaust book discussion and meet a Holocaust survivor

Session 5
Antisemitism Today

Session 6
Lessons Learned

There is no cost for a school to host a Symposium. High schools in Essex and Middlesex Counties and in the Greater Boston area are invited to apply to host a Symposium.  

The Holocaust Symposium for High School Students is made possible with a $100,000 grant from the Cummings Foundation.

 For information about the Holocaust Symposium for High School Students, contact Deborah Coltin, Executive Director, at 978-740-4428 or email dcoltin@lappinfoundation.org.

Submit an application to host a Symposium at your School