Education Column: How classroom lessons can offer a lifeline to break away from trauma
The largest refugee crisis in contemporary history is happening quite literally on our doorstep. To put things into perspective, right now there are more than 1,000 unaccompanied minors stranded in the Calais Jungle – that is, under 18-year-olds who have travelled across the entire globe in search of a life away from war, persecution and poverty.
Under the Lord Dubs amendment passed in the UK Parliament, these children should be in Britain, but they’re not. Instead, they’ve been stranded and left to live in some of most heartbreaking conditions one could imagine.
Last year I was one of the... read more