Another successful year for the School of Education's Doctoral Research Conference with Professor Kalwant Bhopal providing the keynote presentation.
Professor Kalwant Bhopal, was the featured speaker at a recent event at SOAS, University of London
The Prime Minister, Theresa May, has twice praised the University of Birmingham in recent months for what we have done in setting up our own fully comprehensive secondary school – the first of its kind in England. In fact, the Prime Minister has gone further, saying she wants to see other universities setting up schools or sponsoring existing underperforming ones.
The Colour of Class: the educational strategies of the Black middle classes by Nicola Rollock, David Gillborn, Carol Vincent & Stephen Ball has won 2nd Prize in the 2016 Society for Educational Studies Book Awards.
The Centre for Research in Race & Education (CRRE) is delighted to welcome two new members who have been appointed to highly prestigious positions following international searches through university-wide competitive processes.
Dr Nicola Rollock has been selected as the winner of the 2016 PRECIOUS Award for Outstanding Woman in Professional Services for her work in the field of race.
Professor David Gillborn to discuss 'White Lies: things we're told about Race and Education that aren't true' at at Leeds Beckett University
The Jubilee Centre for Character and Virtues in the School of Education will be running a free two-week online course What is Character? Virtue Ethics in Education, in partnership with FutureLearn
The newest CRRE partner is Seven Eagles an organization dedicated to raising the profile of the First people of Maine and supporting Native American culture, heritage and social justice campaigns.
Professor Adrian Blackledge and Professor Angela Creese have been awarded funding to conduct research which will inform equitable language policy and practice in university education in South Africa.