• TYO Photos

    _MG_1410

    EFL Fellow Moh's class enjoys an activity.

    EFL Fellow Leandro leads his class.

    EFL Student Renad plays a game during EFL class.

    EFL students Adham and Saad perform a skit during EFL class.

    More Photos
  • TYO Tweets

    • Only 2 days left to apply for the International Internship opportunity available this spring! Don’t wait! Apply... fb.me/5KX3ZvNLe 5 months ago
    • In this week's EFL journal, Catalina shares her final thoughts on how she learned about culture through eating... fb.me/7DBOSMezg 5 months ago
    • نود اعلامكم أن شهادات اللغة الإنجليزية والتطوع لبرنامجي الصيف والخريف لعام 2016 جاهزة للتسليم، نرجو التوجه لمقر منظمة شباب الغد لإستلامها. 5 months ago
    • Basma, one of our Women's Group participants, works hard on solving an English worksheet. We cannot wait to start... fb.me/7OnaLQdQS 5 months ago
    • Want to spend the spring in beautiful Palestine and make a difference in the lives of youth? The opportunity is... fb.me/7xq1QuEIk 5 months ago
  • December 2009
    S M T W T F S
    « Nov   Jan »
     12345
    6789101112
    13141516171819
    20212223242526
    2728293031  

Participants discuss child rights on Human Rights’ Day

On Thursday, December 10, 2009 several trainers from the Treatment & Rehabilitation Center for Victims of Torture came to TYO to help us commemorate International Human Rights’ Day. The Afternoon Core Program children participated in an excellent training on human rights and child rights, including activities such as role playing and drawing. The children were engaged and absorbed in the subject at hand. Key concepts and themes of human rights were broken down so that the children could easily understand them and participate. They discussed the right to learn, play, agree/refuse and live in peace and safety. Each discussion was complemented by a role-playing activity which not only provided several instances of comic relief, but also an opportunity to apply what the children had learned. It was a great way to honor International Human Rights’ Day.

Thank you TRC!

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: