Migrants need more help with English
The new intake will include four Syrian children. English language support teachers have special training, often through continuous professional development. Walsh says: "These teachers are very well trained. The problem is that they are spread far too thin."
Publ.Date : Fri, 26 May 2017 00:40:00 GMT
How These 20-Somethings Started an NGO and Brought New Hope to Syrian Refugees
Maya Perlmann and Julianne Whittaker, from left to right On a spring day in Baqa'a, a city of more than 100,000 Palestinian refugees just outside the Jordanian capital of Amman, I was teaching English to ... of the war in Syria, the refugee crisis in ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 16 May 2017 09:46:00 GMT
Refugee Women Bring Tastes Of Syria To Canada?s Tables
a former teacher in Syria, describing the impact that getting involved with the kitchen has had on her family. ?Working helps us build our confidence.? It has also helped her improve her English vocabulary. ?We learned many new words,? she said ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 26 May 2017 15:30:00 GMT
A second chance at a future for Syria\'s lost generation
Imagine you are caught in the desert, trapped on a dusty strip of land between Syria ... Classes teach them life skills, including communication, goal setting and time management, and hard skills such as English and computers. Community improvement ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 19 May 2017 12:07:00 GMT
Body of Canadian killed fighting Islamic State in Syria will soon be back home: mother
Months before, Tassone had told his family that he was going to Iraq to teach English, but he secretly slipped into Syria to join forces with a U.S.-backed Kurdish group known as the YPG. Martino and her three other children learned of Tassone?s death on ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 16 May 2017 01:37:00 GMT
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 03:08:31 GMT
Syrian girls escape nightmare of war with ?Snow White? fable
To escape the nightmare of life in their besieged hometown near Syria?s capital, 13 young girls sought refuge ... ?It was really hard, but I memorized all my lines in English,? said proud 10-year-old Afnan, who played the story?s lead antagonist, ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 27 May 2017 03:13:00 GMT
Syrian children?s art show to raise money for Love Without Borders
She said she also started teaching them English and German, as well as providing food ... including those from Pakistan, Iraq, Syria and others. So far, the page https://www.gofundme.com/3f3h4qqw has raised almost $19,000 of its $20,000 goal.
Publ.Date : Fri, 26 May 2017 20:43:00 GMT