Frequently Asked Questions

  • In our model, the answer is simple: a balance of lessons from all four domains.

  • Yes! All you need to save your favorite lesson plans is to sign up for an account here.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • HERC is the acronym for the Nathan and Esther Pelz Holocaust Education Resource Center, a nonprofit located in Milwaukee, WI.