• Archives 100x140Chhange houses the only Holocaust/genocide archives in New Jersey with more than 600 items donated by local survivors.

  • Education2 100x140Chhange educates to combat hate and discrimination.

  • Survivor 100x140Telling survivor stories of courage, resilience and survival--and the lessons learned about intolerance and hatred--are core to the mission of Chhange.

  • John Woolf collection 100x140Later this year Chhange will launch the first section of a new state-of-the art interactive multimedia exhibit.

  • Armenian Exhibit 100x140The book Hundred-Year Legacy of Courage: Celebrating the Lives of Armenian Genocide Survivors in Our Community, commemorates the Armenian Genocide.


 Siegler Family Outstanding Lesson Award

The Siegler Family Outstanding Lesson award is open to public, private and parochial school teachers in grades 5 through 8 in Monmouth, Ocean and surrounding counties. Enter for the opportunity to win $500 for yourself and $250 for your school to purchase resources.

Submission Requirements

Submit a 2-week lesson plan of classroom activities in Holocaust, Genocide and Human Rights Studies that includes:

  • includes historical accuracy,
  • presents an innovative approach,
  • and demands critical thinking by students.

The deadline for submissions is May 1, 2014.
Awards will be presented at a special event in June 2014.

Mail entries to:

Dr. Seymour Siegler
Center for Holocaust, Human Rights and Genocide Education
Brookdale Community College
765 Newman Springs Road
Lincroft, New Jersey 07738

For additional information call Chhange at (732) 224-1889.

Click here for the application for the Siegler Family Outstanding Lesson Award





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