Field Note: Student Life in Jerusalem


Some of my high school students and I playing UNO at America House
Helping 11th graders with U.S. college applications by talking about the Common Application and college life
Our English Lab with 4th and 5th graders in the Old City of Jerusalem
Many kids come to Abna AlQuds Community Center in the Old City everyday to play games, sports, dance Dabke and learn English!
Practicing our colors and numbers in English by playing UNO
Many kids learn about their Palestinian heritage and culture through Dabke; here's a group of kids performing at a local festival in a village near Ramallah
When I was hospitalized in Jerusalem, kids volunteered their time and musical talents to cheer me up during recovery
A United Nations UNWRA school for students of Palestinian refugee families by a camp in between Jerusalem and Ramallah