The Voice of Witness Education Program addresses the need for inclusive, and culturally relevant, arts-based learning opportunities. By combining the arts and social justice, our education resources help promote creative literacy skills that can be used to affect positive social change. To that end, our education resources develop vital critical thinking and communication skills that nurture empathy by amplifying unheard voices in classrooms and communities.

Our education program offers:

FREE RESOURCES

  • Common-Core aligned lesson plans
  • Oral history/storytelling project toolkits
  • Resources for English language learners
  • Strategies and tools for art projects

SERVICES

  • Ethics-driven oral history trainings
  • Tailored consultancies
  • Educator support
  • Initiatives and Fellowships
Human Rights Education Award

Created in collaboration with:

BOOK NARRATORS

to center their experiences in our lesson plans

COMMUNITY PARTNERS

to respond to the educational needs of impacted communities

BOOK EDITORS

to provide historical context for understanding issues and underlying themes

EDUCATORS

to respond to the educational needs of impacted communities

In order to serve:

STUDENTS & EDUCATORS

in public schools that support diverse populations, including English language learners

COMMUNITIES & INDIVIDUALS

impacted by migration/displacement, the criminal justice system, and other issues reflected in our book series

HUMAN RIGHTS ADVOCATES & ORGANIZATIONS

working toward political and cultural change

So they can create:

PHOTO ESSAYS  ⋅  PODCASTS    BOOKS    PLAYS    VIDEOS    COMMUNITY ORAL HISTORY PROJECTS    MULTIMEDIA ART PROJECTS

 

CURRICULAR RESOURCES

 

 

CONSULTING & SERVICES

 

 

SHARING HISTORY INITIATIVE

 

 

WEBINAR
SERIES

 

OUR WORK IN ACTION

SUPPORT VOW

Our work is made possible through support from individual donors, foundations, and community partners.

If you would like to support human rights education, please consider making a tax-deductible donation or volunteering.

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