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Holocaust Workshop Announcement

The North Carolina Council on the Holocaust, offers a free one-day multi-county workshop on Holocaust Education for High School and Middle School Social Studies, Language Arts, Media/IT and Art teachers.  Council provides sub-pay reimbursement for public school teachers as well as 6 Continuing Education Units.  The workshops include a Holocaust scholar providing background history, an in-depth session on how to teach the Holocaust using Best Practices, and a Holocaust survivor.Nine workshops are scheduled throughout the state for 2016-2017 in Cabarrus, Charlotte-Mecklenberg, Craven, Lenoir, New Hanover, Sampson, Surry, Transylvania and Wake County.

Registration, Dates and Locations 

About Heather Mullins

Dr. Heather Mullins is the Chief Academic Officer in Newton-Conover City Schools. She is a North Carolina Teaching Fellow who spent 12 years as a high school English Teacher. She received her B.S.Ed. in Secondary English Education from Western Carolina University. Heather completed her National Board Certification in Adolescent Young Adult English Language Arts in 2002. She holds an M.Ed. in Academically and Intellectually Gifted from UNC-Charlotte. She completed her Ed.D. in Educational Leadership through Western Carolina University. Her dissertation focused on improving principal practice through strategic professional development. Heather has served as a Curriculum Specialist in Hickory City Schools, an adjunct professor at Lenoir-Rhyne University, and a Professional Development Consultant for the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction. Heather is one of the co-founders of #NCed Chat, North Carolina’s first Twitter chat for teachers. She is passionate about innovative practices, instructional technology, student ownership of learning, and supporting teachers. Heather serves on the advisory board for the North Carolina Digital Learning Plan, North Carolina School for the Deaf and Catawba Science Center. She is a recipient of the 2015 NCMLE Central Office Administrator to Watch Award. She also received the 2016 Don Chalker Award for Excellence in Educational Leadership. Heather is the proud mother of one son, Jackson.

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