What is IWitness?

Over 3,000 video testimonies, multimedia activities, digital resources – the place to participate actively in learning.


students with the past


them in the present


them to build a better future

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2019 ‘Stronger Than Hate Challenge’ Winners

Sabrina B. and Sydney B. of Monte Vista High School in Danville, CA, will receive a scholarship for their winning video essay, Learning to Love, which inspired their school and community to counter hate.

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Stronger Than Hate

Stronger Than Hate empowers students with the knowledge, skills and dispositions they need to counter hatred and indifference in their daily lives.

By engaging with the stories of survivors and witnesses of genocide, students confront the difficult reality of hate, and explore how they can respond to hate through action.

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Survivors Filmed On Location for 360-Degree Videos

New educational resources will be coming soon to IWitness, featuring Holocaust survivors whose testimonies USC Shoah Foundation just recorded using cutting-edge, 360-degree filming techniques at the physical locations of their pre-war and wartime experiences, as well as their places of liberation.

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2019-2020 Online Professional Development

Take part in this year's online professional development opportunities through IWitness. IWitness webinars are open to anyone. Webinars are led by education specialists and trainers at USC Shoah Foundation.

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Browse clips of testimony addressing more than 50 different topics. Registered IWitness users can search and watch full length testimonies.

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Search the library of ready-made activities in several languages or customize your own.

Students use embedded tools to build videos, word clouds and other testimony-based projects.

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Explore our international resources, discover new ways to integrate IWitness into your classroom, and learn about our impact on both students and educators.

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