Leicester NUT Section of the
National Education Union

Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic Teachers

Leicester Black Teachers’ AGM

On Thursday the 12th July we managed to meet to discuss the appalling lack of representation of BME staff in the East Midlands, still only 3%.

Our guest speaker, Marcus Sheppard, was amazing. He talked about his journey as a BME head teacher.

Annual Black Teachers’ Conference

The Annual Black Teachers’ Conference took place in Bristol earlier this month. Full report to follow.

Camille London_Miyo, 2018 Black Teachers' Conference
Camille chairing the opening session to the conference.
Leicester NUT delegates to the NEU Black Teachers’ Conference
Delegates

The NEU uses the term 'Black' in a political context to encompass all members who self-identify as Black or Asian and all other minority ethnic groups who do not identify themselves as white.

Julie Walers-Nisbett
Julie Walters-Nisbett, Organiser of the Leicester NUT Black Teachers’ Network.

Camille London-Miyo
Camille London-Miyo, Leicester NUT Equal Opportunities Officer.