In an effort to share information from the overwhelmingly positive response to a partial screening of He Named Me Malala at World View’s Building Bridges: Cultural Respect and Equity in the Classroom, we’re sharing more resources on the film, curriculum and discussion guide from Journeys in Film.
Think girls don’t deserve an education?
We didn’t think so.
60 Million girls are out of school worldwide. You can help change that equation.
The Students Stand #withMalala campaign, a collaboration between Participant Media and the Malala Fund, is providing free HE NAMED ME MALALA DVDs and licensing fees to teachers and educators who want to bring Malala’s story into their curriculum. These will be provided on a first come, first serve basis (while supplies last).
Sign up for your FREE DVD here* and join educators and students around the world as they stand #withMalala!
*To qualify for a free DVD and education license, screenings must be for educational purposes and admission may not be charged. If you have questions, please contact: Malalafieldtrip@participantmedia.com
WILL YOU STAND #WITHMALALA?
Go to malala.org to sign up for updates on the Malala Fund’s advocacy campaign in the United States.
And the film is just a start.
Empower your students, and along with millions of young people around the world, encourage them to stand up for every girl’s right to 12 years of quality education.
- Advocate.Congress has begun the 2017 fiscal year budget talks. We are calling on students to join the Malala Fund in making sure Congress prioritizes 12 years of free, safe and quality education for girls by allocating $1 billion to global education programs. Make sure your voice is heard! Find pre-drafted letters, tweets and call scripts for contacting members of Congress on the Malala Fund advocacy page: malala.org/student-advocacy.
- Spark conversation. Host a Q&A after your screening. Invite a diverse group of people from your community, and let voices be heard.
- Create, inspire & share.Be a part of the creative movement and speak out artistically about why every girl should have a right to 12 years
of quality education. Submit your artwork to #withMalala, a project collaboration between Adobe Project 1324 and the Malala Fund.
- #Passthebag.Start a Schoolabag drive, and tag twelve. Encourage friends all over the country to commit to filling bags with gently used clothes, and start the chain reaction. With over 2541 bags returned so far, over $181,000 has been raised for the Malala Fund to supporteducation programs worldwide! Get your Schoola bags here.
- Educate.“Education,not discrimination, is the key to stopping terror,”Malala said. Here’s your toolbox: Students Stand With Malala has created a discussion guide, curriculum, and student toolkitto help explore the issues of inequity, access to education, and the power of raising one’s voice to advocate for justice.
- Snap. Then Chat. Want an easy way to share Malala’s inspiring message? Stand with her on Instagram here. Advocacy in minutes – done and done. Be sure to tag @MalalaFund and use the #withMalala hashtag!
Stand Up. Stand Now. Stand #withMalala.