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Here you will read news update on History Speaks and what people do to fight racism, prejudice, stereotyping and antisemitism.

28 June, 2011, Interviews on Investigate Section is being made available to all. Please log in to view interviews.

June, 2011, History Speaks receives top marks from Berrien RESA Teacher’s Choice Awards for the 2010-2011 school year for best distance learning content in Great Britain for the third year running.

6th January 2010, Launch of History Speaks Local Dimension Blog: funded by Boots Charitable Trust and Notts CC for disadvantaged young people.

10th September 2009, Digital Education Achievement Awards Announced.


March 09, Light a Candle of Hope for Rwanda, play your part: visit Candles For Rwanda.
Jan 09, Launch of History Speaks in UK. Schools taking up Video Conferencing is given full access to the rich archive...Click here to read more.
11th June 08, Launch of web journal of History Speaks Face-2-Face. Click here to view
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Holocaust Survivors Speak to students via videoconferencing
Simon Winston speaks live to 120 students at Hockerill College on 4th March. (Mouse over picture) Bob Norton, speaks to 180 students in The Mountbatten School, Hampshire on 29th Jan. They will then access History Speaks to listen to more survivor testimonies.
Schedule for Live Discussion

Humphrey Perkins High School with

Bernard Grunberg,Kindertransportee

28 Jan 09

10:00 GMT

Corby Business Academy with

Bob Norton, Refugee

29 Jan 09

11:30 GMT

The Mountbatten School with

Bob Norton, Refugee

29 Jan 09

1:00 GMT

Hockerill Anglo-European College with Simon Winston

4 March 09

09:30 GMT

Canton High School, South Dakota

with Lisa Vincent, Kindertransportee

4 Feb 09

15:30 GMT

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