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Promoting a Culture of Welcome for Refugees in Schools

Archived Webinar

Welcoming America is pleased to be partnering with the Center for Applied Linguistics on this webinar to begin exploring how schools can promote a culture of welcome and models that work. Together webinar participants will identify components of a welcoming school, learn from promising examples from the field, and share their own questions and successes.

Contact Building Learning Circle Notes 1-27-14

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Take at look at this session of the learning circle's notes to learn about building contact between refugees and receiving community members.

1. Learning Circle Call Overview

2. "I'm Your Neighbor" Promising Practice

3. Resource for reaching out to elderly refugees

2013 Welcoming Institute: Leaders Building Community Support for Refugees

23 participants from diverse backgrounds and geographic locations joined Welcoming America for its first Welcoming Institute: Leaders Building Community Support for Refugees training in Chicago, Illinois.  Participants spent a day participating in interactive trainings around creating welcoming communities through contact building, engaging leadership, and communications strategies.        

Messages that Matter

Archived Webinar

Watch this interactive webinar on finding the best ways to frame your messaging around refugees for all of the different audiences in your community.