Clearinghouse Resource

Title

Teaching Somali Children: What Perceived Challenges Do Somali Students Face in the Public School System?

Authors/Editors

Kruizenga, Teresa M.

Publisher(s)

Las Vegas, NV: Macrothink Institute

Source Information (Journal Title, Date, Length)

International Journal of Education 1 1, January 2010, pages

Description of Resource

This article reviews literature on the experience of Somali immigrant children and their lives at school and explores issues of language acquisition, religion and familial connections in relation to their schooling experience. (Description from source)

Languages

English

Availability

http://www.mbali.info/doc448.htm