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Trojan Horse – The Facts

Date: 03 Nov 2017

Time: 5:30pm - 9:00pm

Venue: The Bordesley Centre, Stratford Rd, Birmingham B11 1AR, The Bordesley Centre, Stratford Rd
Birmingham , B11 1AR United Kingdom

About this event:

Muslim Engagement & Development (MEND) invites you to an evening with academics, teachers and journalists to ask:

  • Has a hoax letter, a media scrum, a forceful education secretary and political motivations in education regulation lead to the stigmatisation of a community, discrimination against outstanding teachers/school leaders and exam failure for a generation of children?
  • Can we ensure this doesn’t happen again?

Speakers:

Salma Yaqoob, political activist

Peter Oborne, journalist, writer and broadcaster

Kevin Courtney, General Secretary of the National Union of Teachers

Dr Shamim Miah, senior lecturer and writer

John Holmwood, Professor of Sociology, University of Nottingham

Tahir Alam, former chair of governors Parkview school

Note: There is onsite parking.

Register your place now through the Eventbrite link or for any further enquiries contact azhar.qayum@mend.org.uk or 07971 634 15

Supported by SUTR and Association of Muslim Parents

Details

Date:
3rd November
Time:
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Event Category:

Venue

The Bordesley Centre, Stratford Rd, Birmingham B11 1AR
The Bordesley Centre, Stratford Rd
Birmingham , B11 1AR United Kingdom
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