A fantastic resource from a Student as Partners Project

From Branwen Bingle SAP Project Lead

In response to a presentation done by LGB charity Stonewall our Primary Initial Teacher Education trainees identified a need for more support and resources to help them create inclusive learning environments. Nationally it has been identified that tackling bullying (in particular that which is homophobic in nature), along with other issues of inclusion and diversity, is an area that trainee and newly qualified teachers feel most unsure about. One of the Personal Development questions in the student survey asks students to identify how confident they feel in tackling unfamiliar problems as a result of the course, and this webpage would support students in developing their confidence.


In order to support our trainee/NQT/RQT teachers tackle homophobic, biphobic and transphobic bullying, and support a wide range of pupils (and teachers themselves) in the classroom, students have created a section on the UW website called Creating Positive Classroom Cultures http://www.worc.ac.uk/discover/education-creating-positive-classroom-cultures.html . This was part of the Students as Academic Partners initiative at UW.


One thought on “A fantastic resource from a Student as Partners Project

  1. Pingback: Joining in the conversation – Talking Tuesday | The learning conversation

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s