What We Do

Holocaust Education & Remembrance

The goals of the JCRC’s Holocaust Education & Remembrance programs are to raise awareness of the dangers of prejudice, hatred, and violence, and provide relevant resources and opportunities to reinforce this knowledge and awareness. We also organize the Twin Cities Annual Yom HaShoah Commemoration.

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The Power of Place: 2023 JCRC Educator European Summer Institute

The Power of Place: 2023 JCRC Educator European Summer Institute

The Power of Place 2023 JCRC Educator European Summer Institute July 12 – 21, 2023 Visit Germany, Poland & Norway  $1,800 + international airfare per person (based on double room […]

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Holocaust Educators Cohort

Holocaust Educators Cohort

Join our Holocaust Educator Cohort (Grades 6-12) to review our newly-released primary resource packets that help students understand how and why the Holocaust happened.

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One Day Trip to Washington D.C.

One Day Trip to Washington D.C.

April 5, 2022

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Holocaust Education Speakers Bureau

Holocaust Education Speakers Bureau

Connect a Holocaust survivor or descendant to your group.

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Learning Through Legacy

Learning Through Legacy

Generations After MN

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Transfer of Memory

Transfer of Memory

Bring this photography exhibit to your community for a one-of-a-kind Holocaust education opportunity.

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Yom HaShoah Holocaust Remembrance Day

Yom HaShoah Holocaust Remembrance Day

Join us for this hybrid commemoration service Thursday, April 28, 2022.

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The Leo Weiss Courage to Teach Award

The Leo Weiss Courage to Teach Award

The JCRC honors a teacher or school whose passion, dedication, and excellence elevates the teachings of the lessons of the Holocaust in Minnesota and beyond.

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Witnesses to the Holocaust

Witnesses to the Holocaust

Stories of Minnesota Holocaust Survivors and Liberators.

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Minnesota Holocaust Films

Minnesota Holocaust Films

Add these short original documentaries to your curriculum.

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National History Day in Minnesota

National History Day in Minnesota

2021 Theme: “Communication in History: The Key to Understanding” Each year, the National History Day office chooses a theme to help students direct their research. Students must make a connection […]

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Zikaron BaSalon

Zikaron BaSalon

Sign up to host a meaningful and intimate way to commemorate Yom HaShoah

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