New Location

AHEC staff is currently working from our new location on Highland Avenue, with teacher and community programs being hosted on-site. We are currently taking limited group tours and will be open by appointment to the general public soon. For more information, contact us at or 205.795.4176.

Holocaust & Human Behavior / Facing History and Ourselves

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  • 11:00-3:00 pm CST

In This Seminar You Will

  • Learn current scholarship on the history of the Holocaust and new research focused on human behavior, group dynamics, and bias
  • Increase their ability to facilitate respectful classroom discussions on difficult issues such as racism, antisemitism, and other forms of exclusion in a way that invites personal reflection and critical analysis
  • Engage with classroom-ready multimedia resources and learn how to build a customized unit
  • Discover new teaching strategies that help students interrogate text, think critically, and discuss controversial issues respectfully
  • Receive a free copy of Facing History’s resource, Holocaust and Human Behavior

After This Seminar You Will

  • Receive coaching and support as you implement this in your classroom as well as twenty (20) credit hours upon completion
  • Become part of the Facing History Educator Network, with access to educator resources, including downloadable unit and lesson plans, study guides, books, and streaming accessible through our free online lending library


Free. Continental breakfast and lunch will be provided.



  • Open to middle and high school teachers
  • Limited to 50 participants
  • Must attend all 3 days


Register here by Friday, June 5 HHBbirm2020



Jalen Douglas
901-452-1776, Ext.327