Crook English as a foreign language teacher on a mission to empower refugees in Greece
Lindsey Clark is joining forces with volunteers from the educational collective No Border School to help teach adult refugees from Syria, Iraq and Afghanistan English The experienced English as a foreign language teacher, from Crook, County Durham ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 21 Mar 2017 19:22:00 GMT
Teachers claim \'climate of intimidation and fear\' forced them to falsify marks on pupils\' coursework and exams at east London academy
The school was attended by the three schoolgirls who fled to Syria to join ISIS in 2015 ... 83 per cent of pupils gained an A-C grade in GCSE English and maths, according to recent results. According to retired teacher John McKelvey, at least ten ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 11 Mar 2017 03:09:00 GMT
BBC School Report: Meet Rony, a Syrian refugee with a Brummie accent
Life in Syria was a lot harder because of the war ... country.... I could tell from his accent but I think he's done really well to learn English." Teacher Deborah Mole: "More and more children at schools in Birmingham are coming from overseas.
Publ.Date : Wed, 15 Mar 2017 17:00:00 GMT
Private Sector Could Bridge Education Gap for Syrian Refugees
To contribute to addressing this need, Laureate International Universities has partnered with a Lebanese NGO to run a training program for Syrian teachers. Teachers receive English language skills training, as well as pedagogical training to teach English ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 15 Mar 2017 10:44:00 GMT
Girl who fled Syria with family has become a star student at Kansas City school, strives to help others
The 9-year-old girl fled Syria with her family ... Hala is keeping up with her classmates and able to speak and write in English. "I was pretty blown away," Crestview Elementary School teacher Brooke Weins said. Here, Hala is no longer in fear, but ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 15 Mar 2017 19:49:00 GMT
A Dorset County Council meeting is set to discuss a report on the Syrian refugee resettlement programme
... the children and wider family unit offering English support and are working together to bring in a former English teacher from Syria who can help the children and teachers learn together. ?The children have made friends and are actively ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 18 Mar 2017 00:28:00 GMT
Syrian refugee language program brings residents and newcomers together
Syrian newcomer who refused social assistance ... Basson and Soulis volunteer at the Speak English Cafe every week, with Basson teaching the couple English, while Soulis plays with their two sons, Malek and Murad. A former immigrant herself, Basson ...
Publ.Date : Sun, 12 Mar 2017 06:32:00 GMT
This Syrian refugee wants to learn more about Canada\'s First Nations
Jouny expresses herself easily in English, despite missing school for most of her ... says she makes conscious efforts to teach newcomers from Syria and other countries about First Nations as part of Canadian culture. "With the national leadership youth ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 22 Mar 2017 10:38:00 GMT
Teaching English in Syria: For Some, a Job Is a Matter of Karma
AA: I'm Avi Arditti and this week on WORDMASTER: meet Safwan Abdulsalam Kadoora. He's the director of the English department at Karma. That's an English and French language center that opened in Damascus, Syria, in two thousand six. SAFWAN KADOORA: "We are ...
Publ.Date : Sun, 31 Dec 1600 16:07:09 GMT
After Chaotic Entry Into The U.S., Syrian Refugee Settles In New Haven
In a two-bedroom apartment in a suburb of New Haven, about 20 volunteers are preparing an apartment for a Syrian ... of English language learners and programs to help them learn their new language. The problem is the state doesn?t have enough teachers ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 14 Mar 2017 08:28:00 GMT