Frequently Asked Questions
So, what do I need to teach?
In our model, the answer is simple: a balance of lessons from all four domains.
Can I save lesson plans?
Yes! All you need to save your favorite lesson plans is to sign up for an account here.
Where did these lessons come from?
They were hand-picked from the best resources in the world like the US Holocaust Memorial and Museum, Facing History and Ourselves and Echoes and Reflections. Then, lessons and resources were edited into simplified ready-to-use plans by a team of teaching experts.
What if I don’t know what I’m talking about?
You can still do it! Use our Teacher Primer to get yourself up to speed! There are also dozens of linked resources to explore in addition to what you’ll find on this site.
What is HERC?
HERC is the acronym for the Nathan and Esther Pelz Holocaust Education Resource Center, a nonprofit located in Milwaukee, WI.