University of Sheffield academics run voluntary projects to help refugees
... Learning at the English Language Teaching Centre (ELTC), is one of three UK academics running a project to teach English to Syrian refugee academics in Turkey. The voluntary project aims to provide the Syrian refugee academics with English language ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 20 Jun 2017 09:40:05 GMT
How the Lebanese school system is segregating refugees
Teachers at the school are Syrian ... such as expanding the capacity of schools and offering catch-up classes in French and English for Syrian students. ?When you are talking about humans, it cannot be solved later,? commented Omar Hchemi, director ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 27 Jun 2017 06:34:00 GMT
After working with charities in Jordan, Syrian educator notices children who have never been to school. Then, he created his own
Children at a-Tabyan take remedial courses in Arabic, English and math. Al-Wazir?s primary goal ... We don?t offer any actual certifications for our courses. Q: Are all of the teachers Syrian women? How many students do you have now?
Publ.Date : Wed, 21 Jun 2017 01:00:00 GMT
Documentary that follows Syrian family resettling in Chicago to air on WTTW
The short documentary "From Damascus to Chicago" opens with Shawn Lent teaching dance ... a performance for Chicago's Syrian community in spring 2016. The focus is on 10-year-old Retaj and 7-year-old Akram, who are learning English as they chasse and ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 22 Jun 2017 22:00:00 GMT
PROJECT: English Teaching Assistantship; hopes to volunteer to teach English or German language instruction to Syrian refugees, and aspires to start a program exploring cultural cuisines with community members, by sharing recipes and cooking meals together.
Publ.Date : Mon, 26 Jun 2017 09:12:00 GMT
Opposition Leaders Visit Liberated North to Check Situation on the Ground
During the trip, the delegation also visited colleges of the University of Aleppo, a branch of the Institute for the Preparation of Teachers ... covering Syrian political and civil society news. It is dedicated primarily to translating into English news ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 27 Jun 2017 01:30:00 GMT
Funeral services for a Niagara man who died in Syria fighting ISIS
He was buried today, 6 months to the day that he died in Iraq. Tassone left Canada last year after telling his family he was going to teach English in Iraq. Instead he joined a U.S. backed Kurdish group and died months later while fighting ISIS.
Publ.Date : Wed, 21 Jun 2017 19:35:00 GMT
Funeral service for Niagara man killed in Syria
The Saint Paul High School graduate had told his family in June 2016 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 called the YPG. An autopsy concluded he had died of internal ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 20 Jun 2017 10:51:00 GMT
Funeral planned for Canadian killed fighting ISIS in Syria
The young man 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 called the YPG. READ MORE: Mother of Canadian killed fighting ISIS in Syria questions delay in ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 20 Jun 2017 02:25:00 GMT
Syrian refugee family celebrates Ramadan, but misses son
Their guests, Doris Bittar and her husband John Rauch, are organizers who helped put together a special English-tutoring program for newly arrived Syrian refugees like the Alsadnawis called Teach and Learn Literacy. While Alsadnawi family members have made ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 16 Jun 2017 16:34:00 GMT