Category Archives: Education

My research and enterprise in Education

Pioneering MEaP: First supplementary school in Greater Manchester to achieve Manchester City Council’s Higher Level Accreditation Award — 17.6.19

Related Posts Trailblazing MEaP receives inaugural accreditation award from Manchester City Council Manchester Supplementary School Network (MSSN) Achievement Celebrations, June 15th, 2019 Building on the work of the Foundation Level Award that was successfully coordinated by our Head Teacher, Amber … Continue reading

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Trailblazing MEaP receives inaugural accreditation award from Manchester City Council — 18.5.19

In response to a policy brief suggesting extra funding for addressing some of the issues raised in the Integrated Communities Green Paper, Manchester City Council (MCC) has received DfE funding to pilot their own accreditation scheme for supplementary schools. This … Continue reading

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Why ‘Whiteness’ Matters in the Real World, 22.2.19

World Day of Social Justice, 20.2.19 Please click on the image for the piece     The discourse on ‘whiteness’ at first glance seems like an extremely academic and niche discussion. In public discourse, the term ‘whiteness’ usually prompts bewildered … Continue reading

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My Whiteness Meme

  An attempt at creatively distributing a distillation of some of my critical race scholarship research.  

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Book Alert – Black Scholarly Activism between the Academy and Grassroots: A Bridge for Identities and Social Justice, 22.7.18 (28.9.18)

Update Published 26.9.18 “This is a timely and important book that expertly combines personal narrative with nuanced theoretical analysis. Black Scholarly Activism between the Academy and Grassroots is a deeply engaging work that urges the reader to consider the possibilities … Continue reading

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Manchester Supplementary School Network (MSSN) Policy Brief: Integrated Communities Strategy Green Paper, 22.5.18

Academic Lead: Dr Ornette D Clennon and Jan Bradburn (Manchester City Council) Related Posts Government Green Paper on Integrated Communities Consultation with Supplementary Schools, 10.5.18 Government Green Paper on Integrated Communities Consultation with Supplementary Schools, 2.5.18 Executive Summary Read full … Continue reading

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Government Green Paper on Integrated Communities Consultation with Supplementary Schools, 10.5.18

  Academic Lead: Dr Ornette D Clennon with Jan Bradburn (Manchester City Council) Related Post Government Green Paper on Integrated Communities Consultation with Supplementary Schools, 2.5.18 As you can read our second set of discussions were wide ranging and will … Continue reading

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Government Green Paper on Integrated Communities Consultation with Supplementary Schools, 2.5.18

Academic Lead: Dr Ornette D Clennon with Jan Bradburn (Manchester City Council) As you can read the discussions were wide ranging and will be the basis for a Manchester City Council collective response to the Government Green Paper on Integrated … Continue reading

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Integrated Communities Strategy Government Green Paper Consultation Meeting, 21.3.18

I was invited by Jan Bradburn of Manchester City Council to attend this government consultation meeting on its Green Paper Integrated Communities Strategy. The consultation was led by Pasha Shah, Senior Policy advisor from the  Ministry of Housing, Communities & … Continue reading

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From Manchester to Manaus – A Direct Connection: A Scholarly Memoir, 17.3.18

Here is a blog post about my recent academic adventures in the heart of the Amazonian rainforest (Manaus)! via https://critracemmu.wordpress.com/from-manchester-to-manaus-a-direct-connection-a-scholarly-memoir/ Please click on the picture. Here are some of the fun times! The memories…. Manaus – Heart of the Amazon The … Continue reading

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