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CSYN Workshop in Tunisia
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CSYN Workshop in Tunisia

On November 10, 2014, The Tunisian Education and Resource Network (TEARN) hosted a workshop for high school teachers participating in the Chris Stevens Youth Network. During the workshop, experienced teachers Nawrez and Nour gave presentations to the participants about their collaborative projects and advice for how to get started. Teachers worked on project planning activities … Continue reading

CIVICS: Future Citizens Project
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CIVICS: Future Citizens Project

Students at Sahafiin School in Tunisia sought to develop their civic responsibilities through their project “CIVICS: Future Citizens Project.” Their project values the work done in local residences to benefit the local community, and by extension, the world. Additionally, this project hopes to hone the individual students’ identities as citizens of a community– a part … Continue reading

Voyage: My Desire to Serve Community (MDSC)
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Voyage: My Desire to Serve Community (MDSC)

Students from Sa’ada Basic Education School in Oman came together this year for an exciting month of fun, collaborative, and productive service work. Students chose a social entrepreneurial theme to launch them into the larger iEARN project “VOYAGE,” which stands for Volunteers of Youth Age. Given the emphasis on community service, students paired up with friends from Al-Wafa Center … Continue reading

An Apple A Day…
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An Apple A Day…

This project uses the widely known idiom “an apple a day keeps the doctor away” as a metaphor for striving for healthier eating habits in teenagers. Students at Farhat Hached Pioneer Prepratory School in Tunisia noticed that many teenagers tend to develop the habit of eating junk food as opposed to healthier foods. They learned … Continue reading