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Education In Exile: How the odds are stacked against refugee students in New York’s schools.

How to teach ... about refugees (via The Guardian) (25 May 2015) Offers several suggestions for resources to help teachers engage their students with issues related to refugees.

from What Do We Do All Day

12 Picture Books about Refugees

12 books about refugees for kids from @momandkiddo

from Teachers Pay Teachers

Immigrating from Sudan WebQuest

In this WebQuest, students will gain an understanding of the immigration process, especially as it pertains to refugees. They will learn about the Sudan, its history, its people and culture, and relate these findings to a scenario of a refugee student coming to their school.All slides copyrighted to Justine Warunek.

The importance of teaching more than English to refugee students -SBS

from the Guardian

Schools around the world – in pictures

Teacher Hanan Anzi with Syrian refugee students at one of the schools at Zaatari refugee camp

Great story about a refugee from Africa...reminds me of some of my sweet students. So many people don't understand refugee students and families, this gives great insight.

from Northern Art Teacher

Students Respond to the Refugee Crisis Through Art

Images help us think.  They help us understand. My grade 9 art students were invited to respond to the refugee crisis:  a situation created by war in Syria.  Thousands of people have been left with no other option than to escape their home land and try to find refuge in another country. Students began to…

Caring Across Communities: Helping immigrants and refugee students succeed - This video talks about the struggles that immigrant and refugees students have at school and try to provide assistance, not only in education, but also the external factors students have at home and their families.

Promoting the Educational Success of Refugee Newcomer Students and Families