Clearinghouse Resource

Title

Educational Interventions for Refugee Children

Authors/Editors

Hamilton, Richard
Moore, Dennis

Publisher(s)

New York, NY: Routledge

Source Information (Journal Title, Date, Length)

2004, 208 pages

Description of Resource

By focusing on the education of refugee children, this book takes a rare look at the subject of increasing significance in current educational spheres.  Highlighting the many difficulties facing refugee children, the editors draw upon a wealth of international research and resources to present a broad, informative, and sensitive text. 

The book indentifies school-based interventions, while suggesting methods and measures with which to assess the efficacy of such programs.  It also develops a useful model that provides a standard for assessing refugee experience, offering diagnostic indicators for: evaluating support services for refugee children; future avenues of research; practical implications of creating supportive educational environments for refugee children.

Languages

English

Availability

This resource may be free from your local library or purchased from the publisher.