Refugee Rights Day: Take Act!on
March 21, 2017
Tuesday April 4, 2017 has been identified as Refugee Rights Day by the Canadian Council for Refugees and Amnesty International Canada. BC TEAL is pleased to offer an EAL Act!on campaign inviting all EAL classrooms to incorporate (multi-level) lesson activities on April 4, with the goal of promoting diversity, community and inclusion for Refugee Rights Day in Canada.
BC TEAL will be hosting opportunities for discussion and reflection that include:
- An online national webinar at noon hour (12-1 pm) with EAL colleagues nationally joined by Amnesty International Canada and the Canadian Council for Refugees;
- An evening webinar (7-8 pm) with Taslim Damji, Intercultural Specialist from MOSAIC Works;
- Opportunities to connect and reflect on the day through social media.
For more information, please visit http://www.bcteal.org/about/initiatives/refugee-rights-day/.Back