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The ANCIE Bulletin is a quarterly electronic newsletter on newcomer children’s issues. No new ANCIE Bulletins are currently scheduled.

 

Gender Roles

April 2012

The latest edition of the ANCIE Bulletin “Gender Roles” explores the gender gap and the influence of gender in actions, decisions, interactions and expectations of newcomer children and their families.

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Early Childhood Education

January 2012

This edition of the ANCIE Bulletin "Early Childhood Education" explores the importance of the early years for newcomer children, the concept of readiness, and strategies on how to develop a culturally safe curriculum.  

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International Students

September 2011

This edition of the ANCIE Bulletin is “International Students,” who are students in Canada on a visa or refugee claimants. It looks at why international students come to Canada, perspectives from business and teachers, and how to support students. 

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Compendium of Newcomer Children's Services in BC and Symposium Videos

May 2011

This edition announces the release of the "Compendium of Newcomer Children's Services in British Columbia" and videos from the first Provincial Symposium on Cultural Competencies: Supporting Newcomer Children, held at SFU Harbour Centre.

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Family Dynamics

February 2011

This edition of the ANCIE Bulletin entitled “Family Dynamics” examines the struggles newcomer families may face during the settlement process in Canada such as role reversal, housing, and working with services. It includes case studies, resources, and strategies when working with newcomer children and their families.

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Refugee Children

November 2010

This edition of the ANCIE Bulletin entitled “Refugee Children” examines topics such as the types of refugees in Canada, challenges faced by refugee families, and refugee children and post-traumatic stress disorder. It includes a real case study, resources, and strategies when working with refugee children.

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Health and Wellness of Newcomer Children

July 2010

This edition of the ANCIE Bulletin looks at the health and wellness of newcomer children. This includes topics such as the “healthy immigrant effect,” barriers to health services, mental health, and culturally competent health care.

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English Language Learners

May 2010

This edition of the ANCIE Bulletin entitled “English Language Learners” examines the struggles newcomer children may face in learning a new language in British Columbia and actions educators and service providers can take to help children.

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ANCIE Bulletin March 2010 - Introduction

Mar 2010

Welcome to the first edition of the ANCIE Bulletin. This month we give a general overview of the trends in immigration for children in British Columbia and introduce some of the main issues.

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