Black and minority teachers face ‘inherent racism’ in UK schools, report warns

Black and minority teachers face ‘inherent racism’ in UK schools, report warns BME teachers ‘more likely’ to consider quitting the profession as a result of work-related illness and discrimination, as UK faces growing ‘crisis’ in teacher retention Black and ethnic … Read More

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Increasing workplace diversity could boost UK economy by £24bn each year

UK GDP could increase by up to 1.3% per year if workers from black and minority ethnic (BME) backgrounds progressed at the same rate as their white colleagues. That is according to findings from the government-backed McGregor-Smith review released today, … Read More

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Women, disabled and BME still struggle to reach senior arts roles

Concerns have been raised about the quality of diversity data, with Arts Council England Chief Executive Darren Henley labelling under-reporting by NPOs “extremely disappointing”. Women and those who identify as black or minority ethnic (BME) or disabled are underrepresented in … Read More

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Schools Not Doing Enough To Promote Racial Equality

More than 500 BME teachers shared concerns about discrimination, and the failure of schools to take racial or religious prejudice seriously. A CONFERENCE organised by NASUWT has revealed that only 6% BME teachers feel schools and colleges do enough to … Read More

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