College students teach Syrian refugees English over Skype
Many students at the College are familiar with the stressful scramble that is involved with preparing for the SAT. However, for some students across the globe, preparation is met with a series of significant roadblocks. When I contacted Julianna Kostas ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 19 Apr 2017 08:39:00 GMT
\'Women helping women\': Volunteers offer childcare, tutoring to Syrian mothers
The volunteers quickly realized the best way to empower the Syrian women was to teach them English, and the Thursday morning get-togethers became English language tutoring sessions where Syrian mothers could bring their young children while they learned.
Publ.Date : Mon, 24 Apr 2017 03:05:00 GMT
Syria Media Roundup (April 24)
It does not reflect the views of the Syria Page Editors or of Jadaliyya ... their city is liberated from the Islamic State. The English version of this article can be found here: Displaced Raqqa teachers prepare for rebuilding education post-IS ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 24 Apr 2017 07:04:00 GMT
Syrian students: \'We belong in the classroom\'
While he is learning French and English at school, Arabic will always sound "the ... She has three sisters and two brothers. Her teachers say that Syrian children around Shahed's age assimilate particularly well and often associate with being Lebanese ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 13 Apr 2017 12:22:00 GMT
Students at Lakeside High School offer support for Syrian children
Students created digital presentations to teach simple English lessons with words and visuals. "We let the students know that we have many photos and videos out of Syria from our school for orphans, The Wisdom House," Larrison said. "If they are in ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 13 Apr 2017 02:24:00 GMT
Teachers join Lebanon and U.S. exchange program
That same day, she observed an English as a Second Language teacher move throughout the classroom ... though last year?s trip was canceled because of the unrest in Syria. It stemmed from a relationship Michael Hubbard, Ridgefield?s assistant ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 21 Apr 2017 15:35:00 GMT
Bana Alabed, 7-year-old Syrian girl, to publish memoir
"I hope my book will make the world do something for the children and people of Syria and bring peace to children all over the world who are living in war," Bana said in a statement issued through her publisher. Her mother Fatemah, an English teacher who ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 14 Apr 2017 04:20:00 GMT
Episcopalian ESL instructors teach more than English
Diaa Diwan, who came to the United States three years ago as a refugee from Syria, said that St. Paul?s ESL classes have been ?like the sunlight? for her. ?Carol was not only teaching us English, she was telling us how to live here in the United ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 12 Apr 2017 15:21:00 GMT