USC Shoah Foundation and Discovery Education Launch Global Educational Programs
From the Visual History Archive
Anna Heilman on resistance in Auschwitz
Impact in Profile
Meet Kori Street
Customized education activities, once-in-a-lifetime teacher professional development program in Poland and exclusive virtual field trip will be part of Auschwitz: The Past is Present initiative
Anna Heilman remembers helping her sister, Ester Wajcblum, smuggle gunpowder to aid in the Sonderkommando uprising at Auschwitz II-Birkenau.
For USC Shoah Foundation’s education department, led by director Kori Street, PhD, being involved in the Auschwitz: The Past is Present program is a historic opportunity to demonstrate USC Shoah Foundation’s commitment to sharing and teaching survivors’ stories.