Preparing for the spring semester in Deir Al-Hatab.
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Preparing for the spring semester in Deir Al-Hatab.

Spring Changes

Today we met with our community partners in Deir Al-Hatab, the last meeting before our semester starts! We set our start dates, shared some Arabic coffee, and reviewed some of the changes for the spring semester. All of our partners have been excited about the upcoming changes and we are now excited to share them … Continue reading

New Askar visit

Spring Semester 2014

The weather is getting warmer and the kids are back in school after their winter break. This means the start of TFP’s spring semester is right around the corner! Two of our volunteer teachers have already arrived with several more on the way. We are excited to welcome them to Nablus and get them acquainted … Continue reading

That’s All For Now, Folks!

Now that our Fall 2013 semester has finished, we are looking to the exciting changes that will be happening in the meantime to gear up for our Spring 2014 semester! That being said, the Teach for Palestine management team would like to take a moment to thank our teachers and interns from this term. We … Continue reading

The Girls are here to Play!

NGPL Training and End of Season Tournament – Teach for Palestine’s Girls Football League is in full swing and we are rapidly approaching the end of season tournament. Led by Mr. Philip, with the help of our volunteer teachers, the girls have eagerly been training each weekend in order to be in top shape for … Continue reading

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More Than English.

Teach For Palestine has always been about much more than just English teaching and we are continuing that tradition strongly this semester.  Where we have always sought to use our classrooms as a basis not just to improve our student’s linguistic abilities but to encourage them to develop more widely by working with them on … Continue reading

Miss Chloe and the Swim for Palestine girls!

Swim for Palestine is back!

We are pleased to announce Swim for Palestine is well into its second semester. Our Salam site teacher, Ms. Chloe, has taken over as project manager. The girls from Balata and Ms. Chloe have been so excited to be able to do this project. Despite some stumbling blocks with coordinating with the pool schedule, Swim … Continue reading

The Palestinian flag

Art Attack!

Teach For Palestine is proud to announce our latest initiative – art classes for our students.  Ms. Ashley Hayes, an experienced and dedicated art teacher from New York, USA, has generously agreed to come on board to run this project.  Ashley is working in Palestine as Head of Art in a local high school and … Continue reading

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High School Boys Return!

The High School Boys project has taken on many forms over the nearly three years we have been running it.  We have overcome staff changes, urgent security concerns and more than one change of venue in order to stay true to our commitment to run this project for three years. Since TFP began we have … Continue reading

Mr. James

Another set of classes in Deir Al-Hatab!

We are excited to announce that we have expanded and now have a second set of classes underway in  Deir Al-Hatab. Already serving 60+ students at this site, we are now able to offer the amazing opportunity of TFP to about 120 students. Classes are already underway and Mr. James is off to a great … Continue reading

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Here we go again!

Classes began this week at our Teach For Palestine sites.  With returning teachers and new teachers alike excited to get into the classroom it was great to see our kids flooding through the doors again! A lot of hard work has gone in behind the scenes over the last couple of months to get us … Continue reading

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