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Holodomor Classroom Tours GECDSB

NEWS RELEASE                                 
Greater Essex County District School Board 451 Park Street West, Windsor ON N9A 6K1
519-255- 3200

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
November 20, 2018
Contact: Public Relations Officer Scott Scantlebury
Phone: 519-255-3200 ext. 10224

Holodomor Mobile Classroom
- learning about the Ukrainian genocide -

This year marks the 85th anniversary of Holodomor, which refers to the genocidal starvation of millions of Ukrainians in 1932-33.

A mobile classroom, currently touring the country to inform Canadians about the Ukrainian genocide, will visit 5 GECDSB secondary schools during the week of November 26th:

  • Monday, Nov. 26                  -           Tecumseh Vista Academy
  • Tuesday, Nov. 27                  -           Leamington District Secondary School
  • Wednesday, Nov. 28            -           Sandwich Secondary School
  • Thursday, Nov. 29                -           Vincent Massey Secondary School
  • Friday, Nov. 30                     -           Kennedy Collegiate Institute

The Holodomor Mobile Classroom is an innovative educational module where students participate in a 60 minute, facilitator-led, interactive experience known as "The Historian's Craft". The mobile will also be available to the public after school until 7:00 p.m. each day.

For more information contact Public Relations Officer Scott Scantlebury @ 519-255-3200 ext. 10224 or 519-995-5797.

 

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