Equality News Update: The Herald: New project to tackle child poverty in Scotland as 230,000 struggle to feed families

Teachers tell of sluggish little people who just don’t have the energy they should. Homework doesn’t materialise, sick days just happen to coincide with school trips but it’s really because there’s no money at home to cover to the costs.Continue reading Equality News Update: The Herald: New project to tackle child poverty in Scotland as 230,000 struggle to feed families

Equality News Update: The Herald: Racist behaviour by teachers in schools ‘not being reported’

Racist behaviour by staff in Scottish schools is going unreported, according to the country’s national teaching watchdog. New figures from the General Teaching Council for Scotland show it only received one report of racist behaviour by a teacher in the past five years, despite growing concern over the issue.Continue reading Equality News Update: The Herald: Racist behaviour by teachers in schools ‘not being reported’