Race Matters

Tagged : Education

Visible and Invisible Barriers: Racism in teaching

14 Apr, 2017 by Runnymede

To mark the launch of Runnymede’s latest report Visible and Invisible Barriers: the impact of racism on BME teachers, ...

Black female professors in the UK

08 Mar, 2017 by admin

Picture: Donna Chambers, Professor of Tourism at Sunderland UniversityMost higher educations institutions in the UK do not emplo ...

More questions than answers in Chuka Umunna-led integration report

12 Jan, 2017 by admin

Runnymede's new Policy Officer Kimberly McIntosh dissects the latest report on integration - this one released by cross party MP ...

Teaching Migration Past to Deal with Migration Present?

01 Dec, 2016 by admin

As net migration figures are released, it’s likely that we can expect another slew of threatening headlines across the fro ...

Only 18 black teachers in Liverpool

05 May, 2016 by Lester Holloway

Professor Bill Boyle and Marie Charles investigate Liverpool’s inability to reflect the city’s 400-year black presen ...

How black young men are overcoming the label of educational 'failure' to achieve success

28 Jan, 2016 by Lester Holloway

University of Nottingham academics Prof Cecile Wright, Prof Uvanney Maylor and Sophie Becker explore how young black men seek to ...

Teaching profession fails to reflect multi-cultural student population

20 Nov, 2015 by Lester Holloway

Runnymede’s head of research Dr Debbie Weekes Bernard is quoted in The Guardian today talking about experience of BME pupi ...

The School Report – the more things change, the more they stay the same

28 Sep, 2015 by Lester Holloway

Runnymede Trust have launched a new report on race and race inequality in Britain's schools. You can read the report here. One o ...

The experiences of Black and minority ethnic academics

17 Jul, 2015 by admin

Prof Kalwant Bhopal By Professor Kalwant Bhopal There is recent data to suggest that Black and minority ethnic (BME) acad ...

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Race equality in higher education symposium

10 Jul, 2015 by admin

How do we achieve race equality in higher education (HE) when all the statistics show high levels of unequal outcomes? Th ...

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Measuring Child Poverty: Implications for Black and minority ethnic families

24 Jun, 2015 by admin

In February 2013 Runnymede responded to the then-Government's Measuring Child Poverty Consultation. With the Prime Minister sugg ...

As a woman of colour, the odds are never in your favour

12 May, 2015 by Victoria Nambi

First year English student at UCL Victoria Nambi, inspired by a documentary looking at race and gender, imagines how long we cou ...

How The Next Government Can Reduce Racial Inequality

03 May, 2015 by Omar Khan

The major political parties have competed very little over how best to respond to ethnic inequalities compared to poverty, for e ...

VIDEO: History Lessons

01 Apr, 2015 by Runnymede

Runnymede's History Lessons project looks at the importance of diversity in the curriculum, particularly in history le ...