'Malala Yousafzai' photo (c) 2013, Michael Volpicelli - license: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nd/2.0/

UPDATE: Malala has been named one of two winners of the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize.

The winner of this year’s Nobel Peace Prize will be announced on Friday, and Malal Yousafzai, the youngest nominee ever, is considered by many to be the frontrunner.

Here are a number of useful resources on her (you also might be interested in The Best Sites To Learn About The Nobel Peace Prize):

You can see a lesson on her for English Language Learners that I posted in The New York Times.

The CBC has a number of good resources.

Here’s a Breaking News English lesson on her shooting.

Malala spoke to the UN Youth Assembly on her 16th birthday .

Here’s a link to the transcript, here’s a quote from her talk, and it’s followed by a video of the speech itself — pretty amazing:


For Malala Yousufzai, a Nobel Prize could cap a remarkable year since Taliban shooting is from NBC News.

Malala Yousafzai: The Bravest Girl in the World is from Parade.

Malala: The girl who was shot for going to school is from The BBC.

Here’s a great artistic rendering of a quote by her. It’s from Zen Pencils:

The victory of Malala Yousafzai is from Salon.

Why Malala should have won the 2013 Nobel Peace Prize is by Valerie Strauss at The Washington Post.

Pakistani Girl, a Global Heroine After an Attack, Has Critics at Home is from The New York Times.

Malala Yousafzai meets with the Obamas in the Oval Office is from The Washington Post.

Honoring Malala is by Wendi Pillars.

‘It’s very good news’ Malala didn’t win the Nobel Peace Prize: Pakistani Taliban is from NBC News.

Malala Yousafzai #infographic

Feel free to offer other suggestions.

Teachers Can Get A Free DVD Of “He Named Me Malala”

Malala Yousafzai, Girls’ Education Advocate, Finishes High School is from The New York Times.

Video: Watch Malala’s New Film, “Stranger At The Gate,” Accompanied By A Free Study Guide

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