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Browse past news stories about I Am Malala: A Resource Guide for Educators.



GWI Expands ‘I Am Malala’ Resource Guide to High Schools

May 26, 2015

GW Today highlights the Global Women's Institute's partnership with the Malala Fund and Little, Brown and Company, on t

Daily Pakistan Global highlights high school expansion for I Am Malala: A Resource Guide for Educators

May 21, 2015

Daily Pakistan Global highlights high school expansion for I Am Malala: A Resource Guide for Educators.

Press Release: The George Washington University Expands Malala Yousafzai Resource Guide to Include High School Students

May 20, 2015

WASHINGTON (May 20, 2015)—The George Washington University’s Global Women’s Institute (GWI), in partnership with the Malala Fund and Little, Brown and Company, expanded its free, o

Students at the Berkshire School present their findings on different varieties of violence against women and girls

January 23, 2015

Students in an ethics class at the Berkshire School in Sheffield, Massachusetts presented their research associated with the I Am Malala resource guide, which the school shared on its twitter page

Students use creativity to explore themes in University of Wisconson-Platteville's Campus Read

January 20, 2015

Students, faculty and staff at the University of Wisconsin-Platteville have engaged in a variety of projects related to the university’s 2014-15 Campus Read selection, “I Am Malala: The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban.”

'I am Malala' incorporated in university curriculum

January 14, 2015

Pakistan's DAWN highlights collaboration between the George Washington University's Global Women's Institute and the Malala Fund to develop a resource guide for high school, college and un

'I am Malala' to be taught at George Washington University

January 14, 2015

Pakistan's The Express Tribune reports on the integration of I Am Malala into the university's curriculum.

'I Am Malala' Curriculum at GW

January 07, 2015

I Am Malala: A Resource Guide for Educators supports global efforts to mobilize people to address women’s and girls’ rights to an education.

I Am Malala Resource Guide Makes List of 5 Reasons GW had a Stellar 2014

December 10, 2014

The Global Women's Institute (GWI) was proud to make InTheCapital's list of "5 Reasons Why GW Had a Stellar 2014" for our work on "I Am Malala: A Resource Guide for Educators".

Global Women’s Institute Launches ‘I Am Malala’ Resource Guide for Educators

November 14, 2014

Malala’s father visits GW, stresses the power of education at celebratory event.

Global Women’s Institute Launches ‘I Am Malala’ Resource Guide for Educators

November 14, 2014

Malala’s father visits GW, stresses the power of education at celebratory eve

Malala inspires school curriculum

October 21, 2013

The 16-year-old Pakistani teen targeted for a Taliban assassination because she championed education for girls has inspired the development of a school curriculum encouraging advocacy.

Malala Day 2015 Virtual Campaign for Girl's Education

M​​alala Yousafzai is a courageous advocate for universal education and​​ girls’ rights.

Students in the Classroom

Below are the thoughts and experiences that students have shared after reading I Am Malala in their classrooms, participating in activities, and using the Resource Guide.

Experiences Using the Guide

The resource guide is being used in classrooms at universities and high schools across the U.S. and throughout the world.

Paperbacks for Peace

July 20, 2015

Emma Louise Backe, The Global Women's Institute

I teach because I believe in a woman’s voice

July 16, 2015

Michele A. Clark, Elliott School of International Affairs

Malala Still Has Much to Teach the World

July 15, 2015

Mary Ellsberg, The Global Women's Institute

Investing in girls' education is the smart approach

July 13, 2015

Susan Markham, USAID

Why is girls’ education important?

July 12, 2015

Akilah Institute for Women

Malala Yousafzai makes her birthday wish #BooksNotBullets

July 05, 2015

Malala Yousafzai on the Malala Fund Blog