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Heidi Fishman is available for speaking engagements for schools, synagogues, libraries, bookstores, and private groups.

•What was it like for her mother during the Holocaust?
•How did she research her family’s story?
•How did she use her mother’s memories to uncover facts and create scenes?
•Would you like to invite Heidi to your book group?

 

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Heidi does not charge for her time! She only requests reimbursement for travel expenses and will do what she can to keep these to a minimum.

“Mrs. Fishman’s presentation provided our students with a valuable example of the use of primary and secondary sources in research. . . . Mrs. Fishman created a narrative of her own process using visuals, including documents she found, pictures of her mother as a young girl, and photos of the building and surroundings in Amsterdam where her mother’s family hid. … Continue reading Matt Hopkins – grade 7 Language Arts Teacher — Nathan Hale-Ray Middle School

Matt Hopkins – grade 7 Language Arts Teacher — Nathan Hale-Ray Middle School

“Dear Heidi, Thank you so much for taking the time to visit Renbrook yesterday. The experience was powerful for the students and adults alike. Knowing our history and our stories is so critically important. . . .Thank you for creating an authentic experience for our students that they will not soon forget.”

Marek Beck, PhD — Head of Upper School — Renbrook School