This book outlines the ways educators can support positive educational and social outcomes for the most vulnerable children in their communities.
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Books about refugees in Australia
Creating Spaces of Wellbeing and Belonging for Refugee and Asylum-Seeker Students: Skills and Strategies for School Leaders
This practical resource for principals and school leaders provides guidance on how to develop schools into places of belonging for all children, especially children of refugee and asylum-seeker backgrounds.
Creating a Sense of Belonging for Immigrant and Refugee Students Strategies for K-12 Educators
This book, written by four award-winning teachers, offers compelling stories and practical applications to help you reach your students in the classroom and beyond.
Perspectives on Transitions in Refugee Education Ruptures, Passages, and Re-Orientations
This book covers various aspects of refugee transitions and their intersections with educational experiences.
Understanding and Supporting Refugee Children and Young People: A Practical Resource for Teachers, Parents and Carers of Those Exposed to the Trauma of War
This book is a resource for those parents and professionals seeking to support children through the trauma of war and conflict.
Books for children
Soraya the Storyteller
Soraya is an asylum seeker from Afghanistan living under the shadow of Australia’s former temporary protection visa system.
A novel for young adults about Alem, who is left in London by his family who fear for his safety in Ethiopia.
Drawn Across Borders: True Stories of Human Migration
This work includes portraits of various people with lived experiences of conflict.
The Good Braider
Viola and her family flee the war in Sudan, and they find themselves in Portland.
Books about refugees in the world
A young girl’s journey from Nigeria as a refugee is unveiled in ‘Little Bee’.
Human Cargo: A Journey Among Refugees
This book looks at ‘human cargo’ from Afghanistan, Liberia, Palestine and many other places.
They Poured Fire on Us from the Sky: The True Story of Three Lost Boys from Sudan
A descriptive piece of the lives of two characters raised in the Dinka kin-group of Sudan.
The Boy Who Never Gave Up: A Refugee’s Epic Journey to Triumph
A life story of Dr Emmanuel Taban who escaped the war-torn Sudan and had faced challenges in different African countries before coming to South Africa.