Discovering Common Ground through the Holocaust

Last Summer, from 30 August until 1 September, history teachers from Bulgaria and the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia met in Skopje for the joint educational seminar “The Holocaust as a starting point: comparing and sharing”. Through sharing academic approaches in teaching and getting a better understanding of the history […]

Council of Europe Brings History Education Policy Makers and Practitioners in Belgrade for Final Regional Seminar

On 4-5 October, the Council of Europe History Teaching Unit, with support of the Ministry of Education of Serbia and the University of Belgrade held its fourth and final regional seminar in the inter-governmental project “Educating for Diversity and Democracy. Quality History Education in the 21st Century” which seeks to […]

Spanish History Teachers Met in Madrid for their Annual Meeting

The AEPHG (Spanish Association of History and Geography teachers), which has recently transformed into a Federation of Spanish Associations, and its younger sister, the Association of teachers from Madrid, held a part-day event on 20 May 2017 to show to their new direction for the future. A hundred teachers from […]

Updates from the Georgian Association of History Educators (GAHE)

The Georgian Association of History Educators (GAHE) is currently doing many different things. They are, first of all, involved with the Ministry of Education and Science in Georgia where they evaluate the new standard in History and Civic Education for seventh to ninth grades. They also work with the Cultural […]

Exhibition on Sites of Commemoration in Lebanon

Sites of Commemoration in Lebanon were the focus of the project launched in 2016-2017 by the Lebanese Association for History (LAH) in partnership with the Forum for Civil Peace Service Zfd, in Beirut, Lebanon. The aims are to better understand the civil war period, to engage students in documenting it […]

Call for Participants for Training “Poland in the Heart of European History”

The Institute of National Remembrance has opened the application process for this years’ “Poland in the Heart of European History” professional training for history teachers and educators. The training shows Polish modern history in a wider European perspective, revealing and straightening out complex processes of 20th century history. It also teaches […]

Member Report: Annual Gathering and Professional Training in Estonia!

Annual Autumn Gathering in Tallinn This news article is two-fold. The superbly active Estonian History and Civics Teachers’ Association has held their annual gathering in Tallinn as well as a professional training for young History researchers and their instructors. Read about the annual gathering  at the top, and the professional […]

EUROCLIO Ambassador Ineke Veldhuis-Meester reports: Poland in the Heart of European History Seminar

23 History Teachers and Remembrance Educators participated in an intensive seminar entitled ‘Poland in the Heart of European History’ from 22-31 August 2016, in a fine historical location, the Polish Congress House Jabłonna Palace, by the Vistula River near Warsaw. The Institute of National Remembrance, Instytut Pamięci (IPN), offered its views […]