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Karen Shawn

Karen
Shawn

Visiting Associate Professor of Jewish Education
Senior Fellow, Institute for University-School Partnership
BA, Adelphi University,
MA, New York University,
PhD, New York University,
Holocaust education with a focus on literature and film; teacher education and mentoring; curriculum development; the role of online classroom communities in building resilience and reflection in pre-service teachers; students' coping strategies as they learn about the Holocaust.
JCC Innovation Award for “A Workshop for Teaching the Second Generation How to Tell Their Parents’ Stories; Janusz Korczak Award for Excellence in Education for the International Book-Sharing Project; Covenant Award for Excellence in Jewish Education.
PRISM: An Interdisciplinary Journal for Holocaust Educators (Ed.). NY: Yeshiva University; The Call of Memory: Learning About the Holocaust Through Narrative: An Anthology; and The Call of Memory: Learning About the Holocaust Through Narrative: A Teacher’s Guide. With K. Goldfrad, Bar-Ilan University, & W. Younglove, California State University Long Beach. Teaneck, NJ: Ben Yehuda Press.
shawn@yu.edu
212-960-5400 x6023
Wilf campus - Belfer Hall
Room#321
MEDIA RELATIONS

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Fall 2018
Professional Enhancement I
EDU 5551
Fall 2018
Professional Enhancement I
EDU 5551
Summer 2018
Teaching Holocaust
EDU 5240
Spring 2018
Professional Enhancement II
EDU 5552
Fall 2017
Models of Teaching
EDU 5120
Fall 2017
Professional Enhancement I
JED 5551
Summer 2017
Teaching Holocaust
JED 5240
Spring 2017
Curriculum and Assessment
EDU 5140
Spring 2017
Professional Enhancement II
JED 5552
Fall 2016
Professional Enhancement I
JED 5551