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The Refugee Crisis Project: An ACS Athens Journey - Knowledge, Empathy & Action

CURRENT ISSUES IN INTERNATIONAL EDUCATIONAL LEADERSHIP

Article published on AAIE InterED magazine - Spring 2017

By Steven Medeiros, Peggy Pelonis and Chris Perakis

 

The 2015-16 school year began with the usual ‘buzz’ that surrounds Middle School students on the first day after a two month vacation. Before long and once classes resumed, students were ready to join clubs, create new interest groups and begin their community projects. Worldwide and local media broadcasts detailing stories of refugees’ and migrants’ flight and plight became etched in children’s minds as many of the Greek islands became temporary homes to those seeking a safe harbor......

 

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