Beyond the Classroom — 3 Lessons from Jamiya Mentorship on Refugee Education


Courses alone are not enough. In today’s refugee crisis, the scale of which only appears to be worsening, students need more than lectures and assignments to reconnect to education. With a disruption of this magnitude and emotional impact, the provision of courses must be paired with additional support to account for what students endure outside the classroom. From our ongoing mentorship program along with the wisdom of a few Jamiya friends, we’ve gained three valuable insights on how similar programs can achieve the greatest impact.

Read the lessons here.