During January 26-27, all-Ukrainian scientific-practical seminar, dedicated to the International Holocaust Remembrance Day was held for teachers. The event was organized by “Tkuma” Ukrainian Institute for Holocaust Studies, Museum “Jewish Memory and Holocaust in Ukraine” together with the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine. Educators from all regions of Ukraine became participants of the educational program. Reports on the role of contemporary museums in national memory shaping (Dr. Igor Kocherhin, Ukrainian Institute of National Remembrance), the display of the Holocaust in museum exhibitions and general issues of historical memory (Dr. Igor Shchupak); practical lesson on the methodology of working with sources during the preparation of museum exhibitions on World War II and the Holocaust history (Iryna Matkovska, Vinnitsa); guided tour at Museum “Jewish Memory and Holocaust in Ukraine” waited for this event participants.

On January 16, next educational seminar organized by Dnipro Academy of Continuing Education and “Tkuma” Ukrainian Institute for Holocaust Studies was held for educators of Dnipropetrovsk region. An interesting and rich program waited for teachers:

On December 18, regional selection stage of the All-Ukrainian Contest “Teacher of the Year – 2020” at the nomination “History” has finished. Five teachers got the highest scores after the Contest examinations, among them were “Methodological impromptu”, “Practical work”, “Testing”:

On December 17, regional staage of the All-Ukrainian Contest “Teacher of the Year – 2020” at the nomination “History” has started in Dnipro. History teachers from Dnipro, Kamianske, Kryvyi Rih, Vil'nohirs'k, Marhanets, Pavlohrad, Synel'nykove and from rural communities of Apostolivs'kyi, Sofiivka, Synel'nykove and Pokrovsk districts presented innovative and creative pedagogical ideas, which they embody in the history lessons and shared the methodology for it’s conducting. Dr. Igor Shchupak is jury chairman of the Contest regional stage.

On December 12, Dr. Igor Shchupak held a lecture-presentation on innovative and teaching methods, for future educators – students of “Bet Hana” International Humanitarian-Pedagogical Institute, as well as for teachers.