For years YouTube has been the go-to destination for self-entertainment and it continues to do so to this very day. These days, however, those who seek something more insightful can find what they are looking for on the same platform. High quality educational content in Arabic is now available in abundance on YouTube, which enables anyone with an internet connection to access and view it anytime from anywhere. Content covers everything from pre-school education all the way to master’s degrees and PhDs.
Tahrir Academy is one such entity that has taken self-education and self-empowerment to the web with the power of video. Their aim is to empower a generation of knowledge seekers, critical thinkers and future leaders. They believe that this will ultimately lead to the development of critical thinking skills and the creation of a strong link between knowledge and reality. The curriculum produced by Tahrir Academy tackles the general issues of interest to the 13-18 year-old Egyptian youth demographic.