iOS app Android app

Syria Schools

What Will Become of Syria's Students and Scholars?

Allan E. Goodman | Posted 09.22.2014 | Impact
Allan E. Goodman

The academic crisis is even more dire than Iraq in war-torn Syria, where universities have been occupied or destroyed and thousands of students and professors have been displaced, threatened, or killed.

Amid War, Syrian Children Head Back To School

AP | ALBERT AJI | Posted 09.19.2013 | World

DAMASCUS, Syria -- Facing extraordinary challenges, millions of Syrian children in government-controlled areas returned to school this week despite th...

U.N.: 210,000 Kids In Syria Desperate For Help

AP | Posted 02.04.2013 | Impact

GENEVA -- The U.N. children's agency says 420,000 people – half of them children – need immediate help in Syria's western governorate of Homs. ...

Activists: Syrian Security Forces Storm Schools, Detain Students

AP | Posted 11.21.2011 | World

BEIRUT — Syrian security forces moved against several schools around the country Wednesday and detained students who demonstrated against Presid...