KABUL—A group of teenage girls submitted quietly into Fawzia’s dwelling, took off their footwear and gathered in the dwelling place for a clandestine record lesson.

Fawzia, who requested to be determined only by her first name, talked about Afghanistan’s fabled treasure, the Bactrian Gold, and its previous kings and queens. The 56-12 months-outdated trainer sees her new, solution get the job done with teenagers as essential.