This class is a web based private forum made collaborative through post and reply.
It is open 24/7 for you to read, download the lessons, ask questions and interact with an instructor. It requires about 8-10 hours per week.
Downloadable lessons include:
a. An overview of JewishGen. its search capacities and component databases
b. Jewish customs, geography and history as they affect family research
c. The methodology of foreign research
d. Jewish European research sources and record details
e. Information about Hiring a Researcher in other countries to search for records
Registration is by application.
Please choose one family and one town for your research project
a. Write a one paragraph introduction to your family surnames (limit is one surname or two if it is a married couple from the same town)
b. Write 1 goal and 3 objectives (what you want to know at the end of four weeks)
c. Include a list of resources you wish the instructor to supply
Tuition is $150, payable after the application process through our online secure web site.
To apply, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Nancy Holden, Instruction Manager, JewishGen Inc