University of Manchester
B11 Race-Getting comfortable with the uncomfortable.pptx (5.95 MB)

Race: Getting comfortable with the uncomfortable

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conference contribution
posted on 2024-05-29, 14:37 authored by Simone Burton

This workshop session took place at the ITET 2024 Annual PGCE Conference Inclusion & Inspiration - Education for Social Justice. 12 January 2024. University of Manchester. Simone addressed how to facilitate challenging conversations in your classrooms with regards to race and ethnicity. The session centred on the role we play as teachers in the classroom. She explored the notion of 'positioning' ourselves and being introspective; looking at examples of tricky conversations and how to foster opportunities for your pupils to feel seen in your classroom.