Black History Month launch activities
On Thursday 1 October, we invited our schools, businesses and our voluntary and community sector to join us for an expert panel discussion to launch Black History Month. The event focused on 'Shaping our future: Black history, education and increasing attainment and opportunity for young Black people'. You can find recordings of the presentations and discussions below.
Cllr Denise Scott-McDonald, Deputy Leader of the Council, and Cllr Adel Khaireh, Cabinet Member for Communities, Culture and Equalities introduce the expert panel discussion.
- Cllr Ivis Williams (Chair)
- Dr. Jason Arday, Assistant Professor of Sociology at Durham University
- Martha Holder, Headteacher at Mulgrave Primary School
- Dr. Suhraiya Jivraj, Senior Lecturer in Law at University of Kent
- Caroline Ukoumunne, Senior Lecturer in the School of Education at University of Greenwich
Question and answer section.