As I spend more time researching the Syrian refugee crisis I am reminded of how fortunate I am. And it has nothing to do with how hard I’ve worked or anything I’ve done to deserve it. It is purely luck of where I was born. Nothing else. Because to see the price that hundreds and hundreds of thousands of people are willing to pay to have a safe, secure life is hard to comprehend.
This video helps highlight it.
As some refugees potentially prepare to be relocated to Australia, how will we support them when they arrive? What will we do if we are their teacher? I think it’s important we start with their stories that they are able to share. Stories such as this.