Black Women & Education

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Kristen Bingle

The Black Women Exploring Apprenticeships As Viable Career Choices

Thursday 21 April 2022 8:00 AM

Jendella Benson

For Black Women Enraged At Child Q Revelations

Sunday 20 March 2022 10:00 PM

"There was no way I was going to let that happen to my children – and I didn’t want other children to go through that."

– The Black Supplementary School Movement Is As Essential As It's Ever Been


Iman Mohamed

What Abolition Could Look Like In Our Schools

Friday 14 January 2022 8:00 AM

Jamila Ayesha

Why Your Black Teacher Friends Are Not Doing OK

Thursday 13 January 2022 12:00 PM

Jaydee Seaforth

The Trap Of Being Labelled “Gifted And Talented” As A Child

Tuesday 23 November 2021 7:00 AM

Edikan Umoh

How These Black Women Returned To School & Started Again

Monday 4 October 2021 7:00 AM

Lazenya Weekes-Richemond

Why I’m Glad I Didn’t Get Into Medical School

Monday 2 August 2021 7:00 AM

Gemma Sparkes

Leaving Northern Ireland Showed Me That Anything Is Possible

Wednesday 23 June 2021 7:00 AM

"As a matter of urgency, we need to get police officers out and put social workers in – that is how we can begin to keep schools safe."

– There Are Over 400 Police Officers In London Schools And They Must Be Removed


Mel Green

"Strict" Schools And The School-To-Prison Pipeline

Wednesday 19 May 2021 7:00 AM

Solape Alatise

Are Private Schools A Place For Young Black Girls?

Friday 7 May 2021 1:00 PM

Black Pistachio

How Parents & Teachers Allow Gender-Based Violence In Schools

Tuesday 4 May 2021 9:00 AM

Amanda Agyei

What I Learned Surviving NYU Florence's White Liberal Hypocrisy

Tuesday 12 January 2021 7:00 AM

"If you pass they will celebrate like they all got a degree themselves, but if you fail? They all ask you what you did wrong?"

– The Struggles Of Being The First In The Family To Graduate Uni

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Funmilola Stewart

Diversity In Schools Must Move Beyond Performative Actions

Tuesday 5 January 2021 7:30 AM

Tyla Grant

My Journey To Becoming An Autism Advocate

Thursday 17 December 2020 7:00 AM

"The senior staff at my college have done little-to-nothing to support me except for recommending some links."

– Despite Record Numbers Of Admission, Black Cambridge Students Still Don't Feel Safe



Fiona Rutherford

Saturday Schools Are as Essential as They’ve Ever Been

Sunday 13 December 2020 9:00 AM

The Halo Collective

The Halo Collective: Our Campaign Against Hair Injustice

Wednesday 9 December 2020 10:00 AM

Tobechukwu A Amamize

Why I'm Campaigning To Expand The Scottish Curriculum

Tuesday 1 December 2020 7:00 AM

Teela Clayton

The Ebony Elephant in the Room: Teaching In Doncaster

Wednesday 21 October 2020 7:00 AM

Sarah Smith

How I Found My Diasporan Identity In Loughborough

Friday 16 October 2020 7:00 AM

Monica Ande

Why Every Black Child Deserves A Private Education

Tuesday 8 September 2020 7:00 AM

"But something amazing happened, I fell in love with watching him learn and develop."

– Why I Intend To Home-Educate My Son