Inside the Situation Room: Have your class become the Atrocities Prevention Board
It has been said that the most important part about learning about the Holocaust is linking its study to the world today. This website attempts to make that connection by showing a series of fictional videos that allow students to analyze the causes of genocide in real-life international situations. To begin the lesson, please play the short video on the left as an introduction, then proceed to the top tool bar under the button entitled "How to do this lesson".
Introductory Video for your students:
Warning Signs Video #1 For Class:
Presidential Cabinet lesson on Syria ready for use:
Teachers--have your students get engaged about the human rights situation in Syria by watching a simulated intelligence briefing shown to the President's cabinet. Get the directions, print the student handout, watch the video, become involved!