Telling the Story of the Arab Spring Through Graffiti

During the Arab Spring, city walls were often the only …

Language of Presentation: English
Media Format: Online Tools
School Level: College/University, Middle/High School
Institution/Provider: Crossing Boundaries, St. Lawrence University

Terrorist, Freedom Fighter, or Something in Between?

This lesson plan is part of PBS’s Global Connections: T …

Language of Presentation: English
Media Format: Webpage
School Level: Middle/High School
Institution/Provider: PBS, WGBH Educational Foundation

Changing U.S. Foreign Policy

This lesson plan is part of PBS’s Global Connections: T …

Language of Presentation: English
Media Format: Webpage
School Level: Middle/High School
Institution/Provider: PBS, WGBH Educational Foundation

Coup to Revolution: U.S. Foreign Policy in Iran

This lesson plan is part of PBS’s Global Connections: T …

Language of Presentation: English
Media Format: Webpage
School Level: Middle/High School
Institution/Provider: PBS, WGBH Educational Foundation

The Middle East Seen Through Foreign Eyes: 20th and 21st Centuries

This module provides essays and lesson plans for teache …

Language of Presentation: English
Media Format: Downloadable File, Image/Photo, Webpage
School Level: Middle/High School
Institution/Provider: The Oriental Institute, The University of Chicago

Rethinking the Region: New Approaches to 9-12 U.S. Curriculum on the Middle East & North Africa

This resource is a compilation of units and curricula f …

Language of Presentation: English
Media Format: Downloadable File
School Level: Middle/High School
Institution/Provider: British Council and Social Science Research Council

7 Maps That Explain the Middle East

This resource is an article written in a guest post to …

Language of Presentation: English
Media Format: Webpage
School Level: College/University, Middle/High School
Institution/Provider: Forbes Media LLC

How Arab Youth See the Middle East

Donald A. Baer, chief executive officer of Burson-Marst …

Language of Presentation: English
Media Format: Streaming Audio, Streaming Video, Webpage
School Level: College/University, Middle/High School
Institution/Provider: Council on Foreign Relations

A Brief History of the Veil in Islam

This article provides an overview of scarves and veils …

Language of Presentation: English
Media Format: Webpage
School Level: College/University, Middle/High School
Institution/Provider: Facing History and Ourselves

Egypt: Country Profile

This comprehensive country profile introduces readers t …

Language of Presentation: English
Media Format: Webpage
School Level: College/University, Middle/High School
Institution/Provider: Middle East Policy Council

Georgetown University’s Center for Contemporary Arab Studies, Links for Educators

This resource is comprised of an extensive list of free …

Language of Presentation: English
Media Format: Webpage
School Level: College/University, Middle/High School
Institution/Provider: Center for Contemporary Arab Studies, Georgetown University

Middle Eastern American Resources Online Precollegiate Lesson Plan Collection

This section of the Middle Eastern American Resources O …

Language of Presentation: English
Media Format: Downloadable File, Webpage
School Level: Middle/High School
Institution/Provider: Middle Eastern American Resources Online (MEARO)

100 Years Later: The Armenian Genocide and Denial

In this lesson plan, students learn about the Armenian …

Language of Presentation: English
Media Format: Downloadable File
School Level: Middle/High School
Institution/Provider: The University of Arizona Center for Middle Eastern Studies (CMES)

The Iran Nuclear Deal

In this comprehensive lesson plan, students engage in d …

Language of Presentation: English
Media Format: Downloadable File, Webpage
School Level: Middle/High School
Institution/Provider: Choices Program

Akhbar El Yom

This is an online website for Akhbar El Youm Newspaper …

Language of Presentation: Arabic
Media Format: Webpage
School Level: College/University, Middle/High School
Institution/Provider: Dar Akhbar El Yom

Al Bawaba

The Al Bawaba network consists of several web portals t …

Language of Presentation: Arabic
Media Format: Streaming Video, Webpage
School Level: College/University, Middle/High School
Institution/Provider: Al Bawaba

Basmatna (بصمتنا): Exploring the Syrian Refugee Crisis and Transforming Our Communities

Qatar Foundation International (QFI) partnered with Glo …

Language of Presentation: Arabic, English
Media Format: Downloadable File
School Level: Middle/High School
Institution/Provider: Qatar Foundation International; Global Nomads Group

Arab Community Radio – صوت الجالية

Arab Community Radio is based in Morocco and transmits  …

Language of Presentation: Arabic
Media Format: Streaming Audio, Streaming Video, Webpage
School Level: College/University, Middle/High School
Institution/Provider: Arab Community Radio - صوت الجالية

France 24-News

France 24 is a news media that is translated from the o …

Language of Presentation: Arabic
Media Format: Streaming Video, Webpage
School Level: College/University, Middle/High School
Institution/Provider: France 24

Syrian Refugee Crisis

This PowerPoint presentation is part of a unit that see …

Language of Presentation: English
Media Format: Downloadable File
School Level: College/University, Middle/High School
Institution/Provider:

Full Unit on Qatar (10 Lesson Plans)

This document contains 10 lesson plans, composing the e …

Language of Presentation: English
Media Format: Downloadable File
School Level: Elementary
Institution/Provider:

Family

Family is a website that provides topics, videos, and p …

Language of Presentation: Arabic
Media Format: Streaming Video, Webpage
School Level: College/University, Middle/High School
Institution/Provider: Family

Scope and Sequence for “Global Issues” Intermediate Unit

This is a scope and sequence meant to be used by teache …

Language of Presentation: Arabic, English
Media Format: Downloadable File
School Level: Middle/High School
Institution/Provider: QFI, Hurst-Euless-Bedford I SD

Scope and Sequence for “Media and Communication” Intermediate Unit

This is a scope and sequence meant to be used by teache …

Language of Presentation: Arabic, English
Media Format: Downloadable File
School Level: Middle/High School
Institution/Provider: QFI, Hurst-Euless-Bedford I SD

Scope and Sequence for “Countries and Nationalities” Intermediate Unit

This is a scope and sequence meant to be used by teache …

Language of Presentation: Arabic, English
Media Format: Downloadable File
School Level: Middle/High School
Institution/Provider: QFI, Hurst-Euless-Bedford I SD

Elahmad Arabic Channels

This website contains a wide variety of Arabic channels …

Language of Presentation: Arabic, English
Media Format: Streaming Video
School Level: College/University, Middle/High School
Institution/Provider: Elahmad

Talaqie Channel

This is a Syrian channel that creates programs to stren …

Language of Presentation: Arabic
Media Format: Streaming Audio, Streaming Video, Webpage
School Level: College/University, Middle/High School
Institution/Provider: Talaqie Channel

On the Bride’s Side

A poet and a journalist meet five refugees in Milan (Sy …

Language of Presentation: English
Media Format: Streaming Video
School Level: College/University, Middle/High School
Institution/Provider:

Teaching About the Syrian Refugee Crisis

This resource requires no pre-planning or preparation. …

Language of Presentation:
Media Format: Streaming Video, Webpage
School Level: Middle/High School
Institution/Provider: I Am Syria

The Cost of Being a Refugee

This video shows the financial impact a refugee leaving …

Language of Presentation: English
Media Format: Streaming Video
School Level: College/University, Middle/High School
Institution/Provider: AJ+

Refugees Vs. Migrants – What’s The Difference?

This video by AJ+ describes the difference between a re …

Language of Presentation: English
Media Format: Streaming Video
School Level: Middle/High School
Institution/Provider: AJ+

“Against All Odds”

“Against All Odds” is an interactive web game created b …

Language of Presentation: English
Media Format: Webpage
School Level: Middle/High School
Institution/Provider: The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)

Pack Your Bags

This lesson plan, titled “Pack Your Bags” was created b …

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Media Format: Downloadable File
School Level: Middle/High School
Institution/Provider: Amnesty International

15 TED Talks on Refugee Resilience

UNHCR Innovation offers a list of TED Talks relating to …

Language of Presentation: English
Media Format: Streaming Video, Webpage
School Level: College/University, Middle/High School
Institution/Provider: UNHCR Innovation

7 Top Classroom Resources for Teaching Syria (PBS)

PBS offers a list of 7 key resources in teaching about …

Language of Presentation: English
Media Format: Webpage
School Level: Middle/High School
Institution/Provider: NewsHour Productions LLC

Vlogbrothers Syria

The vlogbrothers do a good job of explaining the Syrian …

Language of Presentation: English
Media Format: Streaming Video
School Level: College/University, Middle/High School
Institution/Provider: vlogbrothers

Why Are Migrants Surging Into Europe Now?

This NPR article, “Why are Migrants Surging into Europe …

Language of Presentation: English
Media Format: Webpage
School Level: College/University, Middle/High School
Institution/Provider: NPR

Understanding the Syrian Refugee Crisis: A Resource Packet for Educators

The World Affairs Council of Seattle created this resou …

Language of Presentation: English
Media Format: Downloadable File
School Level: College/University, Middle/High School
Institution/Provider: World Affairs Council of Seattle

Syria’s Climate Change

This touching comic was created as a collaboration of Y …

Language of Presentation: English
Media Format: Webpage
School Level: College/University, Middle/High School
Institution/Provider: Years of Living Dangerously and Symbolia Magazine

UNHCR Classroom Resource Catalogue

The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for …

Language of Presentation: English
Media Format: Downloadable File
School Level: Elementary, Middle/High School
Institution/Provider: The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)

Refugee Stories: Mapping a Crisis

The Choices Program did a series on Teaching with the N …

Language of Presentation: English
Media Format: Downloadable File, Webpage
School Level: College/University, Middle/High School
Institution/Provider: Choices Program - Brown University

The Global Refugee Crisis, Region by Region

This New York Times article explains “The Global Refuge …

Language of Presentation: English
Media Format: Webpage
School Level: College/University, Middle/High School
Institution/Provider: The New York Times Company

The UN 1951 Convention Relating to the Status of Refugees and 1967 Protocol

The UN 1951 Convention Relating to the Status of Refuge …

Language of Presentation: English
Media Format: Downloadable File
School Level: College/University, Middle/High School
Institution/Provider: The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)

“How to Teach… About Refugees”

The Guardian article, “How to teach…about refugees” i …

Language of Presentation: English
Media Format: Webpage
School Level: Elementary, Middle/High School
Institution/Provider: Guardian News and Media Limited

Refugee Information Handout

Nicole Compton created this Refugee Information Handout …

Language of Presentation: English
Media Format: Downloadable File
School Level: Middle/High School
Institution/Provider:

Mawdo3

This website contains information on a variety of topic …

Language of Presentation: Arabic
Media Format: Webpage
School Level: College/University, Middle/High School
Institution/Provider: موضوع

ArabicPod101

ArabicPod 101 is an interactive online webpage designed …

Language of Presentation: Arabic, English
Media Format: Streaming Video, Webpage
School Level: College/University, Elementary, Middle/High School
Institution/Provider: Innovative Language Learning

اسأل أكثر

This website is designed by Russia Today to help shed l …

Language of Presentation: Arabic
Media Format: Streaming Video, Webpage
School Level: College/University, Middle/High School
Institution/Provider: روسيا اليوم تي في نوفوستي

Nafham

This website provides teachers with multitude of lesson …

Language of Presentation: Arabic
Media Format: Streaming Audio, Streaming Video, Webpage
School Level: Elementary, Middle/High School
Institution/Provider:

Tahrir Acadmey

This website provides teacher with many resources, acti …

Language of Presentation: Arabic
Media Format: Webpage
School Level: Elementary, Middle/High School
Institution/Provider: