IWitness is a free educational website developed by USC Shoah Foundation – The Institute for Visual History and Education primarily for middle and high school students. The award-winning educational platform brings the first-person stories of survivors and witnesses of genocide from the Institute's Visual History Archive to students via multimedia-learning activities that are accessible via Macs, PCs, iPads, and tablet devices connected to the Internet. IWitness integrates testimony-based education with the development of digital literacy and other 21st-century competencies; IWitness activities boost students' knowledge of subject matter while developing their critical-thinking skills and empathy for others