Can education be anti-racist?

Elton-Chalcraft, Sally ORCID logo ORCID: (2023) Can education be anti-racist? In: University of Cumbria's Seminar and Lecture Series, 6 December 2023, London, UK and online. (Unpublished)

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This public lecture explores the complexities of anti-racism in education through an investigation of the following questions: What is the purpose of education? What does successful school education look like? What barriers do some children encounter and why? Is English Education white, patriarchal and middle class? How can schools provide equitable opportunities for all children? How can schools be anti-racist? With reference to a range of research and the professional experience and academic engagement of the speaker suggests possible solutions to dismantle injustice and promote equity including a need for teachers to Thoroughly understand the issues/ problems. Openly engage in professional development alongside others. Bravely advocate equitable learning and teaching.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Lecture)
Departments: Institute of Education > Primary PGCE
Learning Education and Development (LED)
Depositing User: Anna Lupton
Date Deposited: 08 Dec 2023 11:18
Last Modified: 13 Jan 2024 15:46


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