NYU Steinhardt News

ELL Think Tank Presentation: Ensuring Educational Success for Immigrant Youth Affected by Crisis

Dear All,

We look forward to greeting you at our future ELL Think Tank Meeting scheduled for:

 Thursday, February 11, 2016

4:30 to 6:00pm 

New York University

Steinhardt School of Culture, Education and Human Development

Department of Teaching and Learning

239 Greene Street

New York, NY 10003

Room 302

 

We are delighted to continue our meeting series with presentations by:

Sara Rowbottom, Refugee Youth Program Manager, International Rescue                                          Committee

 Kira O’Brien, Youth Program Supervisor, International Rescue Committee

 Presentation Topic:  Ensuring Educational Success for Immigrant Youth Affected by Crisis

 - Introduction on the experience of IRC-supported refugee, asylee and other immigrant youth affected by crisis in NYC schools

-How the IRC supports schools to support youth and families

- Presentation of a (draft) tool to support educators working with immigrant youth affected by crisis

 Kindly RSVP and contact us if you have any questions.

 

Best,

Miriam Eisenstein Ebsworth and Rosa Pietanza

ELL Think Tank Co-Chairs

 ELL Think Tank Website : http://steinhardt.nyu.edu/partnershipschools/ell_think_tank/