South Carolina Council on the Holocaust

“The work that the SC Council on the Holocaust does is so important for our students in South Carolina. Having a chance to discuss and reflect on the past gives students the tools to be better citizens for our future.”

--Molly Spearman, State Superintendent of Education




OUR CORE VALUES:

The SCCH believes Holocaust education is important in creating a population with the knowledge, critical thinking skills, and commitment to promote a society free of prejudice and discrimination.




THE COUNCIL’S VISION:

The SCCH seeks to help South Carolinians recognize the relevance of the Holocaust and human rights, apply it to their own lives, and work for the improvement of society.




OUR MISSION STATEMENT:

The mission of the SCCH is to educate South Carolina teachers, students, and communities about the Holocaust through teaching, outreach, resources, and commemoration.