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Volunteering with Refugees

This course is designed to give volunteers an understanding of the backgrounds, current situations and needs of refugees from a wide range of contexts.The course provides strategies and techniques for supporting the diverse needs of refugees and has a specific focus on language support, which may be provided in formal or informal settings (e.g. classrooms or informal support groups).The course has been developed by a group of experts from Crisis Classroom and Cambridge English. By the end of the course, you'll be able to... This course is designed for people either currently volunteering or planning to volunteer to support refugees and asylum seekers. The focus of the course is on providing appropriate linguistic support which takes account of the needs and future plans of diverse groups of refugees. Previous teaching experience will be helpful but is not essential. Cambridge Assessment English is part of the University of Cambridge. We help millions of people learn English and prove their skills to the world. Crisis Classroom trains volunteer and professional teachers to create life-saving and life-changing education for people who find themselves in crisis both inside and outside the system.

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    Effort 4 hours per week
    Starts Jun 25 (earlier today)
    Cost $49
    From Crisis Classroom, Cambridge Assessment English via FutureLearn
    Instructors Mary Whiteside, Monica Poulter, Anna Lloyd, Andrew Nye, Vicki Stephenson, Sarah Rogerson, Nadia Zappone, Chris Walker, Kate McAllister, Darren Abrahams, Gillian Ragsdale, Tariq Harris
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    Language English
    Subjects Programming Education
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    Classroom Teacher 1 $29k

    Classroom Aide 1 $34k

    Mobile crisis $39k

    Classroom aid $42k

    Crisis Intervention $43k

    Classroom Coach $43k

    Crisis Trainer $44k

    CLASSROOM TUTOR $45k

    Classroom Educator $48k

    Classroom Teacher 2 $49k

    Assistant Classroom Tutor $54k

    Classroom Aide Consultant $79k

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    Rating Not enough ratings
    Length 3 weeks
    Effort 4 hours per week
    Starts Jun 25 (earlier today)
    Cost $49
    From Crisis Classroom, Cambridge Assessment English via FutureLearn
    Instructors Mary Whiteside, Monica Poulter, Anna Lloyd, Andrew Nye, Vicki Stephenson, Sarah Rogerson, Nadia Zappone, Chris Walker, Kate McAllister, Darren Abrahams, Gillian Ragsdale, Tariq Harris
    Download Videos Only via web browser
    Language English
    Subjects Programming Education
    Tags C Teaching

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