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28 November 2012
Unit 5 Expectations as the key to effective teaching and learning Research has shown that how a teacher perceives a child as a learner can have very significant impact on the child’s success as a learner, both negatively and positively. This unit explores how to develop a supportive environment and encourages the use...
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27 November 2012
Under dangerous conditions during the eight days of conflict in Gaza, UNRWA's sanitation labourers continued to clean waste and an increasing amount of rubble from Gaza’s eight refugee camps, risking their lives to provide a critical service for refugees in the Strip.
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21 November 2012
With the escalating situation in Gaza, ongoing violence in Syria, economic and social unrest in Jordan and the West Bank, and continued hardship for Palestine refugees in Lebanon, UNRWA is once again facing multiple challenges in the region.
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21 November 2012
In the early evening of 4 November 2012, UNRWA teacher Dr. Rehab Awadallah , 45, and her niece lost their lives as they were walking down Al-Quds Street in Yarmouk refugee camp, near the capital Damascus. Rehab joined UNRWA in Amman in 2003 as a teacher at the Agency’s school for girls in Talbieh refugee camp, Jordan...
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16 November 2012
The unrest in Syria is growing, and has now engulfed large swathes of the country. Most of the 518,000 Palestine refugees in Syria are now directly caught up in the conflict.
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