The Voice of Witness Education Program partners with the following organizations and programs in order to better serve our network of classroom and community educators, increase our impact, and contribute to an ongoing dialogue about teaching and learning.

For a list of institutions that Voice of Witness has partnered with for the Sharing History Initiative, visit this page.


YES! for Teachers brings powerful ideas and practical actions to classrooms nationwide. We are dedicated to deepening your students’ connection with contemporary issues and inspiring them to take charge of—not be overwhelmed by—their world.

The Puente Project
is a national award-winning program that has improved the college-going rate of tens of thousands of California’s educationally underrepresented students since 1981.
 Its mission is to increase the number of educationally disadvantaged students who enroll in four-year colleges and universities, earn degrees and return to the community as mentors and leaders to future generations.

1826 National is a nonprofit organization that provides strategic leadership, administration, and other resources to ensure the success of its network of eight writing and tutoring centers. 826 centers offer a variety of inventive programs that provide under-resourced students, ages 6-18, with opportunities to explore their creativity and improve their writing skills.


University of San Francisco Masters of Arts in Human Rights Education Program provides a unique opportunity to understand and address deep-rooted social and educational inequities through the lens of critical Human Rights Education.


Brave New Educators uses documentaries to start a dialogue with students and professors across college campuses.  Our mission is to champion social justice issues by using a model of media, education and grassroots volunteer involvement that inspires, empowers, motivates and teaches civic participation.


The Fred T. Korematsu Institute educates to advance racial equity, social justice, and human rights for all.

8Human Rights Educators USA seeks to promote human dignity, justice, and peace by cultivating an expansive, vibrant base of support for Human Rights Education (HRE) in the United States.


The Oral History Association, established in 1966, seeks to bring together all persons interested in oral history as a way of collecting and interpreting human memories to foster knowledge and human dignity.

5The mission of Aim High is to inspire a life-long love of learning and to instill a sense of community, opportunity, and respect so that students are prepared for success in school and in life. Our model aims to close the opportunity and achievement gaps for low-income middle school students by offering an engaging, supportive, and tuition-free summer learning program.

The World As It Could Be HPartners-2uman Rights Education Program (TWAICB) is an outgrowth of a series of successful initiatives carried out since 2006 to inspire people of all ages to take actions, large and small, that lead to equality, justice and dignity for all. These initiatives use the creative arts to deepen learning about the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR); they give participating youth the voice to teach their peers and adults about the importance of the UDHR principles.


Click through the drop-downs below for a list of institutions that the Voice of Witness education program has worked with previously.

826 Valencia 
Aim High
Balboa High School
California College of the Arts
Children’s Day School
City College of San Francisco
Denman Middle School
Downtown High School
The Fred T. Korematsu Institute for Civil Rights and Education
Golden Gate University
Hilltop High School
Human Rights Watch SF Chapter
Ida B. Wells High School
Immaculate Conception Academy
James Lick Middle School
Jewish Community High School of the Bay
John O’Connell High School
June Jordan School for Equity
Leadership High School
Lick-Wilmerding High School
Live Oak School
The Marsh Youth Theater
Memory and Aging Center, University of California, San Francisco
Mission High School
Project Level
Ruth Asawa School of the Arts
San Francisco Friends School
San Francisco International High School
San Francisco State University
San Francisco University High School
Sequoia Living for Seniors SF
Teachers for Social Justice
University of California-Hastings
University of San Francisco
Visitacion Valley Middle School
ARISE High School (Oakland)
Arroyo High School (San Lorenzo)
The Athenian School (Danville)
Bakersfield College (Delano)
Bentley School (Lafayette)
Berkeley High School (Berkeley)
Bishop O’Dowd High School (Oakland)
California Council for the Social Studies (Chico)
California History Center (Cupertino)
Castilleja School (Palo Alto)
Clovis Community College (Fresno)
Coliseum College Prep Academy (Oakland)
Contra Costa College (San Pablo)
De Anza College (Cupertino)
Dozier-Libby Medical High School (Antioch)
East Bay Arts High School (Hayward)
El Camino Fundamental High School (Sacramento)
Council on American-Islamic Relations (Santa Clara)
Envision Academy (Oakland)
Evergreen Valley High School (San Jose)
Diablo Valley College (Pleasant Hill)
Fresno City College (Fresno)
Islamic Networks Group (San Jose)
Jefferson High School (Daly City)
Justice Now (Oakland)
Lighthouse Community Charter School (Oakland)
Livermore Valley Charter Preparatory High School (Livermore)
Las Lomas High School (Walnut Creek)
Latitude High School (Oakland)
Laney College (Oakland)
Loma Linda Academy (Loma Linda)
Marin Academy (Marin)
MetWest High School (Oakland)
Mission San Jose High School (Fremont)
Monterey Institute for International Studies (Monterey)
Moreau Catholic High School (Hayward)
Moreno Valley College (Moreno Valley)
New Americans Museum (San Diego)
Notre Dame High School (San Jose)
North Oakland Community Charter School (Oakland)
Oakland International High School (Oakland)
Oakland Tech High School (Oakland)
Oakland Unity High School (Oakland)
Oceana High School(Pacifica)
People of Color in Independent Schools (Oakland)
Puente Project (Berkeley)
San Benito High School (Hollister)
San Domenico School (San Anselmo)
San Leandro High School (San Leandro)
San Lorenzo High School (San Lorenzo)
Santa Ana College (Santa Ana)
Santa Clara Law School (Santa Clara)
The Sojourn Project (Millbrae)
Stanford Storytelling Project
Stanford University (Palo Alto)
Stanford University Human Rights Law Clinic (Palo Alto)
Stanford University Spatial History Project (Palo Alto)
Synapse School (Menlo Park)
Tennyson High School (Hayward)
United for Success Academy (Oakland)
University of California (Santa Cruz)
University of California, Berkeley (Berkeley)
Westmoor High School (Daly City)
Youth Radio (Oakland)
826 Chicago (IL)
American University (DC)
Amos Alonzo Stagg High School (IL)
Arts Media Prep Academy (NY)
Bates College (ME)
Borough of Manhattan Community College (NY)
Brown University (RI)
Columbia University (NY)
Creighton University (NE)
CUNY/Queens College (NY)
Curie Metro High School (IL)
De Paul University (IL)
ElderCircle (NE)
Emery/Weiner School (TX)
Francis W. Parker School (IL)
George Washington University (DC)
Georgetown University (DC)
Greenhouse Scholars (CO)
Harvard University (MA)
Haverford College (PA)
Impact360 (CO)
Itasca Community College (MN)
Kirkwood Community College (IA)
Leander Middle School (TX)
Lutheran Seminary College at Chicago (IL)
Metropolitan Community College (NE)
Montclair State University (NJ)
Middlebury College (VT)
Monte Del Sol Charter School (NM)
National Association for Multicultural Education (Washington, DC)
New Mexico Highlands University (NM)
New York University (NY)
Oberlin College (OH)
Pilsen Community Academy (IL)
Roosevelt High School (IL)
Pilsen Community Academy (IL)
Teacher’s Inquiry Project (IL)
True/False Film Festival (MO)
University of Chicago Community Service Center (IL)
University of Michigan-Dearborn (MI)
University of Puerto Rico, Mayaguez
University of Virginia (VA)
Virginia Tech (VA)
Whitney M. Young Magnet High School (IL)