Syria

Posted by International Rescue Committee on
Tue, 02/23/2016
She’s sitting with a group of other girls inside a women and girls' center in Lebanon’s Bekka Valley, listening intently to a discussion about building trusting relationships with parents. She’s here... Read more
Posted by Sabrina Urquhart on
Thu, 02/11/2016
We enjoy hearing and sharing stories like this one from Tukwila, Washington, about how our Healing Classrooms Challenge Teams integrate the Challenge into their curriculum and / or student activities... Read more
Posted by Sabrina Urquhart on
Mon, 01/25/2016
Photos courtesy of Tenacre Tigers Challenge Team Thank you for taking the Students Rebuild Healing Classrooms Challenge to help young Syrian refugees heal and learn during this time of crisis. Want... Read more
Posted by International Rescue Committee on
Mon, 01/25/2016
The IRC works with children such as Amir, an 11 year old displaced Iraqi boy suffering from mental disabilities whose parents feel unequipped to manage his behavior, and Sheelan, a 16-year old Syrian... Read more
Posted by Sabrina Urquhart on
Fri, 01/22/2016
We enjoy hearing and sharing stories like this one from Forest Grove, Oregon, about how our Healing Classrooms Challenge Teams integrate the Challenge into their curriculum and / or student... Read more
Posted by Fikiri Nzoyisenga on
Thu, 01/14/2016
Students Rebuild is honored to share this guest blog post from Fikiri Nzoyisenga from Burundi, Africa. In Part II of this two-part series, Fikiri completes the story of how he survived and thrived... Read more
Posted by Fikiri Nzoyisenga on
Thu, 01/14/2016
Students Rebuild is honored to share this guest blog post from Fikiri Nzoyisenga from Burundi, Africa. In Part I of a two-part series, Fikiri shares the story of his childhood, in which he and his... Read more
Posted by Sabrina Urquhart on
Fri, 01/08/2016
We're pleased to share this special blog post and photos courtesy of S ophia Karagianni , an English Teacher and Vice Principal at the First General Senior High School of Kos Island in Greece ... Read more
Posted by International Rescue Committee on
Tue, 12/22/2015
Sometimes, music speaks when words fail. That’s what a group of Syrian girls discovered through music classes run by the International Rescue Committee. “Expressing yourself through music can be more... Read more
Posted by Sabrina Urquhart on
Thu, 12/17/2015
We're very honored to share this beautiful blog post and photos from Aphrodite Vati Mariola, an educator at the Aphrodite Vati School of Languages in Lesvos, Greece . Several of the 500+ teams that... Read more