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Back to school in Mosul

Teachers return to Mosul to rebuild education in the wake of ISIS

Teachers return to Mosul to rebuild education in the wake of ISIS

This segment originally aired Feb. 16, 2017, on VICE News Tonight on HBO.

During the ISIS occupation of Mosul over the last two years, many schools in Mosul had remained open, but taught a curriculum designed by ISIS. As the city is gradually liberated: schools and teachers are now able to teach freely again, and their students are ready to catch up.

VICE News meets with Mosul’s returning teachers to discuss the rehabilitation of education after life under ISIS.

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