South Bosque reading specialist to teach Syrian refugees English during Thanksgiving
Garret Jackson still remembers her second of three daughters, Lauren Jackson, clinging to her leg on her first day of school more than 20 years ago, though it feels like yesterday. ?She was the most timid one. She was the one I had to peel off and go ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 11 Nov 2017 17:39:00 GMT
Druze in the Golan Heights have long been \'on the fence\' between Syria and Israel. Syria\'s civil war has changed things.
The thuds of shelling from within Syria, just over a mile away ... The Israeli government contributed funds for schools and teachers, and today, Majdal Shams?s 2,700 schoolchildren learn Arabic, Hebrew and English from the first grade and have among ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 16 Nov 2017 16:58:00 GMT
This Tiny Greek Fishing Village Will Restore Your Faith in Humanity
Physician-turned-cook In the afternoon, everyone at the center ? refugees, managers, teachers and volunteers ? eats the food that Mahmoud, a former physician from Syria, lovingly prepares ... a farewell for Matt, an English volunteer from a different ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 18 Nov 2017 02:55:00 GMT
Family of Syrian refugees including a pregnant mother flee their home in terror with their three young children to huddle in the back garden after thugs push a FIRE BOMB ...
A Syrian family including ... and was trying to improve his English. 'She was pregnant with another child that is due next month then this happened. 'All of the children were doing really well in school and the teachers have said how much they like them.
Publ.Date : Wed, 15 Nov 2017 05:17:00 GMT
Tens of thousands of teachers are better trained ... In Turkey, UNICEF worked to provide education to thousands of Syrian children staying in refugee camps and in local communities. UNICEF also worked with the Turkish government to strengthen educational ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 16 Nov 2017 22:30:00 GMT
How SpongeBob SquarePants is helping one Syrian refugee preserve her culture
Now living in a suburb of Boston, the Syrian mother and daughter still speak to each other in their home dialect ? and in English, too ... ?Many of the cartoons would also indirectly teach good manners. And I thought, 'I?ll get two in one!'?
Publ.Date : Tue, 07 Nov 2017 02:46:00 GMT
Waco Teacher Shares Passion For Reading In Middle Eastern School
Garrett Jackson, a reading specialist at South Bosque Elementary in Waco, will be joining her daughter Lauren Jackson and will be working with children in Syrian refugee ... employs strategies to teach children who are not native english speakers.
Publ.Date : Fri, 17 Nov 2017 03:09:00 GMT
Stories from Syria: One family?s defiant stand in al-Waer
an English teacher, and her father, who trains journalists at the university, went to stay at a Christian village east of Homs. Toumeh stayed on with his wife and two daughters. Siege of Damascus areas ?may be war crime? ? UN rights chief Syrian ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 06 Nov 2017 02:18:00 GMT
Building new lives: Syrian refugees find support, friendship from churches
The civil war in Syria sparked a global refugee crisis ... Hayes and Elkington said they work on English skills with the family. Elkington, a preschool teacher, said she taught the boys the alphabet before they started school. Drooby said the family ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 09 Nov 2017 07:23:00 GMT
The True Story of Refugees in an American High School
He couldn?t teach the students English if they did not trust him ... ?jihadi pipeline? to describe the flow of Arabic-speaking people streaming out of Syria and Iraq. In other words, at the very moment when Mr. Williams was welcoming the latest ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 16 Nov 2017 12:46:00 GMT