refugee student cultural background profiles

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Afghanistan

Students from Afghanistan are very focused on their families ဆက်ဖတ်ရန်

Bhutan (Nepali Origin)

Refugee students from Bhutan may have gone to school in Nepal ဆက်ဖတ်ရန်

မြန်မာပြည်

Students from Burma tend to highly respect teachers but most have interrupted educations ဆက်ဖတ်ရန်

Burundi

Students from Burundi tend to be more circular learners ဆက်ဖတ်ရန်

Cambodia

Students from Cambodia are likely second generation students ဆက်ဖတ်ရန်

တရုတ်နိုင်ငံ

Chinese students are likely to be respectful and formal with their teachers. ဆက်ဖတ်ရန်

ကိုလံဘီယာ

Colombia has a strong education system. သို့သော်, students from Colombia may have fled violence and not have attended school. ဆက်ဖတ်ရန်

Cuba

Cuban families strongly believe in the value of educaiton ဆက်ဖတ်ရန်

ကွန်ဂိုဒီမိုကရက်တစ်သမ္မတနိုင်ငံ

Many students from the DRC spent long years in refugee camps ဆက်ဖတ်ရန်

အယ်လ်ဆာဗေးဒေါ

Students from El Salvador tend to live in multi-generation families ဆက်ဖတ်ရန်

အီရီထရီးယား

Many Eritreans were resettled to the United States in the early 2000s ဆက်ဖတ်ရန်

အီသီယိုးပီး

Ethiopian students likely had limited resources in their schools ဆက်ဖတ်ရန်

ဂွာတီမာလာ

Many Guatemalan families in the United States are from the Mayan culture and may not speak Spanish. ဆက်ဖတ်ရန်

ဟေတီ

Many students from Haiti came to the United States after the earthquake ဆက်ဖတ်ရန်

ဟွန်ဒူးရပ်စ်

Students from Honduras have varying degrees of education and may have experienced violence ဆက်ဖတ်ရန်

အီရန်

Students from Iran likely attended schools but may not have been encouraged to think critically ဆက်ဖတ်ရန်

အီရတ်

Iraqi students are likely literate and may have highly educated parents ဆက်ဖတ်ရန်

ကရင် (မြန်မာပြည်)

Karen students highly respect teachers. Many did not have access to formal education ဆက်ဖတ်ရန်

Karennni

Karenni students highly respect teachers. Many did not have access to formal education ဆက်ဖတ်ရန်

Laos

Most students from Laos are second generation immigrants ဆက်ဖတ်ရန်

လိုင်ဘေးရီးယား

Liberians have a lot of familiarity and experience with American culture ဆက်ဖတ်ရန်

မွန် (မြန်မာပြည်)

Mon students highly respect teachers. Many did not have access to formal education ဆက်ဖတ်ရန်

နီပေါ

Refugee students from Nepal likely had limited educational opportunities ဆက်ဖတ်ရန်

နီကာရာဂွာ

Most Nicaraguan students have families who want to be involved in their education. ဆက်ဖတ်ရန်

ပါကစ္စတန်

Girls are less likely to have attended school. Parents will need to be invited to attend school events ဆက်ဖတ်ရန်

Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico is a part of the United States but students have very different opportunities ဆက်ဖတ်ရန်

Rakhine State (မြန်မာပြည်)

Students from Rakhine State tend to be very culturally different than students from the rest of Burma ဆက်ဖတ်ရန်

ရိုဟင်ဂျာများသည်

Students from Rohingya state most likely have zero formal education ဆက်ဖတ်ရန်

Russia (Former Soviet Union)

Students from Russia tend to be indirect communications ဆက်ဖတ်ရန်

ရှမ်း (မြန်မာပြည်)

Shan students highly respect their teachers ဆက်ဖတ်ရန်

Sierra Leone

Students from Sierra Leone will respond well to music ဆက်ဖတ်ရန်

တောင်ဆူဒန်

Students from South Sudan have likely experienced high levels of violence ဆက်ဖတ်ရန်

ဆီးရီးယား

Syria students may have interrupted educations but highly educated parents ဆက်ဖတ်ရန်

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