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SIMA and Using Film in the Arabic Classroom

SIMA and Film in the Classroom workshop

In this workshop, teachers will learn about engaging and immersive teaching resources for using documentary films in the Arabic language classroom. SIMA Studios (Social Impact Media Awards) is a nonprofit organization that promotes the work of independent content creators and media artists on the frontlines of social change and brings their work into communities and classrooms around the globe. SIMA Executive Director, Daniela Kon, and Director of Global Partnerships, Virginia Pittaro, will share the history and inspiration behind their work, preview social impact films and participatory lesson plans, and provide a tutorial on how to use their online educational platform.

Session recording available here.