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Day of Learning: Remember with Responsibility

The Day of Learning is SOLD OUT!

Registration is at capacity. We invite you to join us for Holocaust Remembrance Day (Yom HaShoah) on April 19, 2015.

Sunday, March 8, 2015, 12:00 - 5:00 pm
Galileo High School, San Francisco

Students and educators from all public and private schools throughout California are invited to gain a deeper understanding of the Holocaust and patterns of genocide in order to inspire moral courage and social responsibility in the future. 2015 is the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II and the Holocaust, as well as the 100th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide. At last year’s event, over 700 students and teachers participated from 100 different schools. We expect to reach capacity quickly this year; please register soon.
Galileo High School
1150 Francisco Street, San Francisco
Check-in at noon
Accessible by Muni
Program starts promptly at 12:30 pm
Free! Pre-registration required. Lunch provided.
For students (grades 8 - 12) and educators

To learn more about the Day of Learning, review this year’s program:

Meet the Day of Learning faculty >

See  Day of Learning 2015 workshop descriptions >

Download a printable flyer >

The JFCS Holocaust Center is inviting schools and youth groups to join us as partners for the Day of Learning. To learn more about this partnership opportunity, contact Morgan Blum at 415-449-1289 or

The Day of Learning is a program of the Preisler Shorenstein Institute for Holocaust Education. The Day of Learning is co-presented by Bishop O’Dowd High School; Central Valley Holocaust Educators' Network; Contemporary Jewish Museum; the Curriculum Initiative; Facing History and Ourselves; Galileo Academy of Science and Technology; the Genocide Education Project; Gideon Hausner Jewish Day School; Jewish Partisan Educational Foundation; Lehrhaus Judaica; Mercy High School’s Helen and Joe Farkas Center for the Study of the Holocaust; San Francisco Bay Area Darfur Coalition; San Francisco Unified School District; USC Shoah Foundation – The Institute for Visual History and Education; Yad Vashem: The International School for Holocaust Studies.

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Questions? Email or call the JFCS Holocaust Center at 415-449-3717.

Cost: Free

See Day of Learning 2015 workshop descriptions > 

Faculty Bios >

Survivor Bios >

Download a printable flyer >

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