A picture of the Guardian article on rates of school exclusion.

Tackling racism in school

Last night the Guardian reported on the horrendous rate of school exclusion for children of black, Asian and minority ethnic origins. In some parts of the country, Gypsy, Roma and traveller children are nine times more likely to be suspended than their white counterparts. Meanwhile, black Carribean and mixed race pupils are excluded at four times…Read story

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A photograph of a football. Little Box of Books discusses racism in football.

Football and racism

We’re talking about what everybody else is talking about this week. The racist treatment of Saka, Rashford and Sancho, the three black England players who took penalties in Sunday’s European final at Wembley. As this played out, we all probably witnessed the  shock and outrage expressed in the news and on social media. I think…Read story

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School Resources – Learning about Migration

School Resources - Learning about Migration Topic: Migration, seeking refuge and asylum for EYFS, KS1 and KS2 Important Dates  14-20 June, Refugee Week 20th June, World Refugee Day 22nd June, UK Windrush Day Glossary Migration: People moving to live somewhere new, often for work or new opportunities. Immigration: People moving internationally, to live in a new country....Read story
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Report from the Commission on Race and Ethnic Disparities concerning institutional racism.

Our thoughts on the Race Report

Our Thoughts on the Race Report The Commission on Race and Ethnic Disparities have released their report on institutional racism. It claims that there is no evidence of institutional racism in the UK. Moreover, it encourages other countries addressing their own structural racism should look to the UK as an example. The Macpherson Report published…Read story

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