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The Arrival Experiences of Refugee Learners

English Language Learning
Tuesday May 2, 2017
1:00pm to 4:00pm
Margaret Chisholm Resettlement Centre, 23 McDougall Ct NE, Calgary AB
Event Description: 

Workshop Facilitator:
Bindu Narula, Issues Strategist
Calgary Catholic Immigration Society

This workshop will increase your awareness of refugee resettlement on a global, national, and local scale. By the end of this workshop, you will:

  • demonstrate an understanding of terminology related to refugees 
  • identify refugee pathways to Canada
  • describe the demographics of the current group(s) of refugees in Alberta
  • demonstrate an understanding of the refugee settlement process in Calgary
  • identify community supports and resources that are available to refugees in Calgary 

To register, email

This workshop is part of a professional development series designed to strengthen the teaching skills of ELL instructors and volunteer tutors who work with refugee learners. Visit the ELL Training Network for more information.

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