This kit covers stereotyping of Arab people, the Arab/Israeli conflict, the war in Iraq and militant Muslim movements. Students will learn core information and vocabulary about the historical and contemporary Middle East issues that challenge stereotypical, simplistic and uninformed thinking, and political and ethical issues involving the role of media in constructing knowledge, evaluating historical truths, and objectivity and subjectivity in journalism.
Peers Educating Peers Handbook: Program Overview and Curriculum Guide 2014:
The Peers Educating Peers Program is an initiative of the Center for Arts in Education at Boston Arts Academy. It is made possible by the generous support of the Qatar Foundation International. The Center fosters transformative education. We empower students, schools and communities through artistic and academic innovation.