According to the UNHCR, 79,225 people lived in the Za'atri Refugee Camp in Jordan, near the Syrian border. All of them fled from Syria to escape the brutal civil war.
Students activate their thinking around being an upstander and their responsibility toward others in light of the Sharps' mission work in Czechoslovakia.
Students use videos and readings featuring US Ambassador to the United Nations Samantha Power to develop a historical and human understanding of today’s global refugee crisis.
Students learn about the legal rights of refugees and then use poetry to develop a personal connection to the current global crisis.
A group photograph of Hitler Youth members at a training camp outside of Braunschweig, Germany. 1943.