Greater Essex County District School Board 451 Park Street West, Windsor ON N9A 6K1
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.