One Day in the Life: Learning through the Eyes of their Global Peers

Students in the BRIDGE Program are learning authentically about the real word - through the eyes of their global peers. In small groups or individually, students create documentary photographs, drawings, or paintings on assigned themes. For six weeks, classrooms in Algeria, Egypt, Morocco, the U.S., and Yemen engage in cross-cultural communication in an asynchronous discussion forum and sharing[...]

Yemeni Students Share Their Culture, Heritage, and Identity

Written by Elham Shamsan, teacher at Alta’lok School in Ibb, Yemen Our project is a result of the situation in which Yemen is going through wars and destruction and the media reports to other countries showing that Yemen is beginning to deteriorate. Bad images of Yemen are created from outside countries through media and social media.[…]

Stories from the Classroom: Yemen

What is your name?  Tahani Alswidi Which iEARN project are you doing?  My Identity, Your Identity Where do you teach? Sanaa Advanced School, Yemen What age do you teach?  7th, 8th, and 9th grade Math Tell us your story. I’m extremely eager to introduce my students to the world at large through the iEARN program. Because of many[…]

Learning about Heritage, Tradition and Identity through Exploration of Historical Landmarks

Students in the BRIDGE Program are learning about heritage, identity, and tradition through an exploration of historical landmarks and famous places. For six weeks, classrooms in Algeria, Egypt, Morocco, Tunisia, the U.S., and Yemen research historical landmarks and engage in cross-cultural communication in an asynchronous discussion forum. Learn more about their collaborative project.... INTRODUCTIONS: Classrooms began their[...]

23 Teachers Trained in Yemen

Yemen Workshop In February 2017, iEARN-Yemen hosted three workshops in four governorates as part of Bridge Program. Workshop Report 23 teachers from four regions joined the workshop and they were introduced to the International Education and Resource Network (iEARN). All participants became members of iEARN and collaborated with the peers who joined the network in the previous[...]

Stories from the Classroom: Yemen

What is your name?  Sukina Almaen Which iEARN project are you doing?  The Earth Stewardship Project Where do you teach? At Alharmeen School in Ibb, Yemen What age do you teach?  Students ages 12-14 years old Tell us your story. BRIDGE program is very important because I get many useful things from it. For instance, I knew other[…]

iEARN Yemen conducted their second BRIDGE workshop in three governorates

In October 2016 iEARN-Yemen hosted three workshops in three governorates (Sana’a – Alhudaidah – Hadramout) as part of the BRIDGE Program. 11 teachers from 3 governorates joined the workshop and they were introduced to the International Education and Resource Network (iEARN). All participants became members of iEARN and collaborated with the peers who joined the[…]

iEARN Yemen Conducts Workshops as part of the BRIDGE Program

On April 6th and 7th, iEARN-Yemen hosted three workshops in three governorates, Sana’a, Ibb, and Hadramout, as part of BRIDGE program. The workshops were the first face-to-face events to train new teachers on iEARN and introduce them to the BRIDGE program. 13 teachers from the three governorates joined the workshop and were introduced to the[…]