Holocaust Center

Holocaust Center

Holocaust education is not simply about studying the past. It is about shaping a brighter future. Long before the Final Solution, the Nazis and their collaborators used language to insult, demean, isolate and dehumanize their victims. The Holocaust Center inspires visitors to realize that they have

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UpStanders - Holocaust Education and Bullying Prevention Initiative


Program Description

The UpStanders Program is a bullying prevention initiative of the Holocaust Memorial Resource and Education Center. Rooted in Holocaust Education, the UpStanders Program challenges students to study one of the world’s paramount examples of prejudice in order to understand the role each of us plays in shaping a better future.

The UpStanders program demonstrates the importance of


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Program Detail

Program type: In-School Workshops & Classes
Cultural Origin: European
Subject: History, Language Arts, Social Studies
Population Served Grade 6, Grade 7
Bilingual: No
Available dates:

Please contact the Holocaust Center for more information or to book the UpStanders program.

Available times:

Please contact the Holocaust Center for more information or to book the UpStanders program.


In-classroom / school campus

Fees / Ticketing:

Fees vary based on scholarship need and program components. Please contact the Holocaust Center for more information.

Standards & Benchmarks

Holocaust education  


Performs criminal background checks on staff with youth contact: Yes
Maintains general liability insurance: Yes
Provides study guides for teachers and or students: Yes
Provide Lesson Plans: Yes
Connects to State and or Common Core Curriculum Standards: Yes
Provides tools to assess student learning (workshops and residencies): Yes
Instructors receive annual professional development training: Yes
Provides scholarship and reduced fees: Yes
Conducts ongoing assessments of program quality: Yes
Standards are customized for every classroom visit: Yes


  • Gallery 1 - Holocaust Center
  • Holocaust Education in the classroom setting