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Supporting Afghan Students in Schools – 3rd November 2021

CoS UK and Refugee Education UK partnered to provide this event outlining the potential challenges facing newly arrived Afghan students and offering practical strategies schools/teachers can adopt to overcome them. 

How local authorities can promote welcome and sanctuary in schools – 14th September 2021

The CoS UK Local Authority network organised an event in order for members to learn more about how local authorities can support and promote the Schools of Sanctuary Stream within the schools in their area. A full summary and the powerpoints used is available here

What is a School of Sanctuary – 29th June 2021

 CoS UK hosted a webinar  What is a School of Sanctuary? which provided an overview of the Schools of Sanctuary Stream, and showcased some examples of how schools have expressed welcome and solidarity with refugees in their settings.

Family event for Refugee Week with Michael Rosen & Sita Brahmachari – 17th June 2021

In this event for Refugee Week, co-hosted with Counterpoint Arts with support from BookTrust, Michael and Sita shared extracts from some of their books about migration whilst answering questions from the audience. For more details see here.

Refugee Week at your School – 6th May 2021

An event hosted by Refugee Week and Schools of Sanctuary UK to share ideas, activities and resources for schools to recognise and celebrate Refugee Week 2021. A summary of the event with links to the resources discussed is available here.