June 2019 blog: Celebrating differences and diversity through an inclusive ethos
14 June 2019
By Claire Kent - Head Teacher of Mount C of E Primary School, Newark, Nottinghamshire.
I am fortunate enough to have worked at our school for 20 years, with the last three serving in my current role as Head Teacher. Mount C of E Primary is a special place to be and touches the hearts of all who...
Cuts to legal aid – what are the consequences for Gypsy, Roma or Irish Traveller school children?
17 May 2019
Author: Amy Ooi, paralegal in the Public Law and Education team at Simpson Millar LLP
Almost seventy years ago, the concept of legal aid came into being. In short, legal aid is public money put aside to provide people with little or no means with legal representation. Its aim is to ensure that no...
May 2019 Blog - Challenging racism and discrimination in education policy
16 May 2019
By Abi Angus – former education and advocacy officer with the Traveller Movement
My favourite memories of running the education advocacy project at Traveller Movement are of time spent out-and-about with families, doing home visits and attending school meetings. One of my all-time favourite days...