Committed to the education of Gypsy, Roma and Travellers of Irish Heritage, Fairground, Circus, New and Bargee children and young people


Raising Achievement

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Moving forward together

Added: November 10, 2009 | National Strategy Documents

Raising Gypsy, Roma and Traveller Achievement

This guidance consists of four booklets. Each has been written to support schools in raising the achievement of Gypsy, Roma and Traveller pupils.

Key principles:

  • There are no inherent reasons why a child from a Gypsy, Roma or Traveller community should not achieve as...

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Raising the achievement of Gypsy, Roma and Traveller pupils

Added: October 12, 2008 | National Strategy Documents

The case studies featured on this DVD provide examples of how three schools in different contexts have developed a range of provision to support Gypsy, Roma and Traveller pupils.

A short written case study for each school is provided in the booklet and each school is featured separately within the...

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Ethnic Minority Achievement (EMA) Case Study

Added: October 1, 2008 | National Strategy Documents

Partnership teaching to develop sustainable practice for new arrivals.

This is a large primary school with a roll of over 600 children, located in a city in the north of England. The school is situated in an extremely deprived area, a ward that has been identified as being in the...

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Aiming High: Introduction

Added: May 1, 2005 | National Strategy Documents

Partnerships between schools and TESS in raising the achievement of Gypsy Traveller pupils.


‘Working towards and achieving good practice in the education of Gypsy Traveller pupils is the responsibility of everyone within the education system – DfES, LAs, schools, teachers, governors, the Traveller Education Support Services, parents and pupils.’


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