Priscilla Hwang, Ottawa student, documents time teaching English in Syrian refugee camp
A Carleton University journalism student spent her summer months teaching English at a Syrian refugee camp, and she captured a lot of faces with her camera. Hwang will be a guest on CBC Radio's Ottawa Morning on Monday at 7:45 a.m. to talk about her time ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 28 Sep 2015 10:13:00 GMT
Help teach English to U.S. newcomers
The most recent crisis of mass migration from Syria with the image of the drowned boy ... In being an American friend, Literacy Volunteers of America offers tutors English Language Learning classes to teach these newcomers, one-on-one tutoring at a time ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 06 Oct 2015 05:14:00 GMT
From non-league striker to Saudi jiujitsu teacher, via a Syrian jail cell - the story of Stefan Zoll
?Syria has always been a dangerous place for foreign nationals ... ?After I graduated I found many job offers to teach English in the middle east, so decided to take up an opportunity in Saudia Arabia.? And once settled in the desert country ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 10 Oct 2015 08:16:00 GMT
Syrian family adjusts to life in America
A local charity helped resettle the family, teaching them English, opening bank accounts and finding a ... The White House has pledged to bring in at least 10,000 Syrian refugees in the next year.
Publ.Date : Thu, 08 Oct 2015 20:28:00 GMT
In Sweden, Syrian mother clings to shreds of hope for family stuck in Turkey
It was granting Syrians automatic asylum, teaching them Swedish ... And she spoke better English than her husband, so she could fake a non-Syrian identity. ?I have to be a strong woman,? she would say. ?I have to be the strong one.?
Publ.Date : Sat, 10 Oct 2015 03:04:00 GMT
The human face of Syria\'s refugee crisis
... has a few words of English and she explains that she wants to teach English when she is older. With no sign of schooling available, this feels like a far-off dream. Like so many Syrian children, instead of going to school they help their mother and ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 08 Oct 2015 01:00:00 GMT
The Syrian diaspora now counts three families in Vermont
Alamatouri was an English professor back in Syria, but his university was bombed ... He says he enjoys the work and says he'd like to remain there, but he would also like to teach at a university again. Alamatouri talks about how much he loves the US ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 07 Oct 2015 11:22:00 GMT
Bishops urge Brighton and Hove landlords to waive deposits for Syrian refugees
?Many of those fleeing Syria are Christians and the Churches of Sussex will ... and register their skills including the ability to speak a relevant language, teach English as a foreign language or give legal help and advice. And they asked for donations ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 09 Oct 2015 06:16:00 GMT
We Followed a Syrian Teen Trying to Navigate Canada?s Impossible Refugee System
But after three years of living in a small city on the outskirts of Amman, Aljamous, who has been teaching himself English since the age of nine, realized he was never going to have a future as a Syrian refugee in Jordan. So just over a month ago he asked ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 01 Oct 2015 09:43:00 GMT
A home lost, a home found: Some Syrian refugees find way to Chicago
?We imagine people from Syria won?t have coats for Chicago, so we?re asking for coats, sweaters, boots and outerwear,? said Kim Snoddy of RefugeeOne, the largest refugee resettlement organization in Illinois. The agencies also teach refugees ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 30 Sep 2015 12:17:00 GMT