Clearinghouse Resource

Title

Refugee Children and Youth Backgrounders

Authors/Editors

International Rescue Committee

Publisher(s)

New York, NY: International Rescue Committee

Source Information (Journal Title, Date, Length)

November 2006, 55 pages

Description of Resource

This resource is for teachers who have refugee students in their classes. The packet provides teachers with an introduction to refugees in the United States, background information on students' home countries, tips for engaging refugee youth and parents, and web resources concerning education, language, and culture.

Languages

English

Availability

http://www.rescue.org/sites/default/files/migrated/where/united_states_salt_lake_city_ut/refugee-backgrounders.pdf