Calligraphy Qalam: An Introduction to Arabic, Persian and Ottoman Calligraphy uses interactive tools to interest new audiences in Arabic, Ottoman and Persian calligraphy.

Information for educators


  • National Capital Language Resource Center (NCLRC)
    NCLRC provides multicultural and multilanguage resources and support to teachers and students.
  • University of Maryland LangSource
    This is a database of brief reviews and source information for the teaching and learning of Arab culture at K-12 levels of education. Online, self-instructional, and classroom-based resources are all included, and many are also useful for teachers in higher education.

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