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Sign up for a free He Named Me Malala DVD!

Calling all Educators Rising California members! In a collaboration between Participant Media and the Malala Fund, the Students Stand #withMalala campaign is providing free HE NAMED ME MALALA DVDs and screening licenses 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). 

We also encourage you to take advantage of the HE NAMED ME MALALA curriculumand discussion guide created by Journeys in Film, as well as the student toolkit to help turn your chapter into activists.
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.
*If you are a NGO, and would like a free DVD and NGO screening license, please email: Malalafieldtrip@participantmedia.com.
*If you are a student looking to host a screening, please email: Malalafieldtrip@participantmedia.com

Watch “TEACH” from director Davis Guggenheim

In celebration of Joel Laguna’s keynote address at this Friday’s Tomorrow’s Teachers Conference, Project Tomorrow and Participant Media’s TEACH Campaign are pleased to offer you a chance to view the documentary online.

About the Film
We all have had a teacher who’s shaped us, inspired us, even scared us, and whom we can credit with having empowered us to become who we are today. To look at education in America, Davis Guggenheim brings us his third documentary “TEACH,” which asks the question, What does it take to be a teacher? Offering a rare glimpse inside four public school classrooms, Guggenheim invites us to follow the struggles and triumphs of America’s education system through the eyes, minds, and hearts of its most essential resource: teachers. Intense and emotional, this year-in-the-life of four public school teachers illustrates how tenacity, innovation, and a passion drives these educators as they navigate the ups and downs of the 2013 school year.

Click here to watch the film

Special thanks to DIRECTV, the presenting sponsor for this year’s conference. Through DIRECTV Goes to School, DIRECTV offers an educational television experience at no cost to any qualifying, state-accredited school, grades K-12. Their SCHOOL CHOICE programming package gives schools access to current events coverage and breaking news, as well as educational programming to enhance their students’ classroom experience. To learn more about DirecTV and their Goes to School program, click here.