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Educating the Educators in Slovenia


The National Education Institute, the Center of Jewish Cultural Heritage Synagogue Maribor and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Slovenia recently organized a seminar on the history of Jews in Slovenia.

The event was held in the Maribor Synagogue on 10 April 2014 and was attended by thirty teachers, mostly of history, from both elementary and secondary schools.

The lectures also outlined the history of the Holocaust in Slovenia and presented literature available on this topic. Three of the lecturers are members of Slovenia's delegation to the IHRA.