to The Thomas B. Murphy Holocaust Teacher Training and Resource
Center, sponsored by the Georgia
Commission on the Holocaust.
The Center, which is located on the 2nd Floor of Ingram Library
at the University of West Georgia (Carrollton, Georgia), is
the only public institution of its kind wholly devoted to
teacher training. The center is easily accessible
to the teachers of the state and serves as a clearinghouse
for materials and information from public and private agencies.
The Holocaust Teacher Training and Resource Center is partnered
directly with the United
States Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington D.C.
and the Association
of Holocaust Organizations, as well as Yad
Vashem in Israel. The Holocaust Teacher Training
and Resource Center functions in cooperation with the University
of West Georgia, the Board
of Regents System, the Georgia
Department of Education, Georgia
Public Broadcasting, the Regional Education Service
Agencies, the Georgia
Commission on the Holocaust and individual school
systems of the state of Georgia.