New NCSS-Jackson Center Award Honoring the Teaching of Justice and Human Rights -- Nominations Due August 9th!

By Ana Post posted 07-16-2013 03:32:29 PM

The Robert H. Jackson Center and the National Council for the Social Studies (NCSS) are pleased to announce a partnership to offer the Robert H. Jackson Center Award for Teaching Justice.  The award was created to honor an educator who teaches the concept of justice in creative, inspiring ways, which may include teaching about civil liberties, human rights, international humanitarian law, the Holocaust, genocide studies, or local issues of justice.  

Nomination are due August 9, 2013. Guidelines and criteria are available by visiting the Center’s website at and clicking on the link that is featured on the home page. You may submit a nomination by sending the requested materials to the Robert H. Jackson Center, 305 E. Fourth Street, Jamestown, NY 14701 or via email to 
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11-06-2013 11:47:40 PM

Is this an annual award? If so, could I have information to share with the HRE Community as we prepare for the next academic year? Also, please let us know who this year's winners are.
Many thanks,
Rosemary Blanchard