London Metropolitan University Research Institutes

Ethnicity and Education

Research and analysis of Race and Ethnicity - and the impact and implications it has for educational policy, provision and outcomes - are major activities of IPSE’s work. Our widely-acknowledged experience and expertise in this area is firmly based in the substantial history of the University’s provision in the area. IPSE has developed an substantial expertise across a broad range of topics associated with race/ethnicity and education policy, based on our commitment to ensuring social justice and inclusion for all, and a determination to support antiracism and counter xenophobia.

Our areas of interest and expertise include:

  • race/ethnicity across all sectors of education (early years, primary, secondary, further and higher education)
  • race/ethnicity, gender, and class
  • racism, equal opportunities and educational policy
  • ensuring issues of ethnicity and race are addressed in the education of future teachers
  • the recruitment of teachers from minority ethnic groups
  • diversity and achievement
  • black staff in Further and Higher Education
  • British Muslim pupils
  • Caribbean pupils and schooling
  • Citizenship and diversity
  • Turkish pupils' achievement in London

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