Community cohesion is disabled if the disabled are not integrated into our schools christine apiot is the director of academics at bridge, uganda courtesy photo. 7 the duty to promote community cohesion applies to maintained schools in england only however, the uk is referenced here given the scope of citizenship education and work between schools across the uk.
The school’s community cohesion objectives and priorities should be included in the school improvement plan it will be particularly important to think about how the school’s work to promote community cohesion is developed and sustained over time community cohesion: advice for schools. Table of contents executive summary 5 1 introduction and background to the study 10 11 the community cohesion agenda: a short history 10 12 young people, schools and community cohesion policy 12 13 explaining community cohesion 14. Community cohesion: where next for schools a briefing for teachers, ngos and policy-makers february 2011 context since september 2007 schools have.
2 guidance on the duty to promote community cohesion this guidance is non-statutory and is offered as formative guidance to support all schools in. Defining and measuring community cohesion will be tricky but we must try stephen muers looks at its history and how we can define it in the future.
Community cohesion is one of the things at risk with the introduction of free schools free schools may have admissions policies that are less responsive to the needs of their communities, which. Ashlagi, shi: improving community cohesion 3 roughly 1 2 working out the details, we get that the answer is in fact 13 35 ˇ37%2 in other words, conditional on being assigned, each student can expect to have 0:37 same-community school peers.
Outstanding (1) the school acts vigorously and successfully, using information from an incisive analysis of its religious, ethnic and socio-economic context at local and national levels to focus its exceptional contribution to community cohesion. Ofsted and community cohesion according to ‘the evaluation schedule for schools’ january 2010, inspectors should evaluate: it is actively promoting community cohesion within the school community and is reaching out to other communities its work has a generally positive impact within the school, which is a largely cohesive community. The concept of community cohesion was established in the united kingdom following a number of riots and disturbances in england in 2001 strong and positive relationships are being developed between people from different backgrounds in the workplace, in schools and within neighbourhoods. It is important to note that while the explicit duty on ofsted to report on schools’ contribution to community cohesion is to be removed, community cohesion will remain within the scope of.
Primary, secondary and special schools all often view “community cohesion” in terms of citizenship, multiculturalism, faith and race/ethnicity: more than three quarters mention each of these. Improving community cohesion in school choice via correlated-lottery implementation itai ashlagi mit sloan school of management ([email protected]
In addition, the duty on schools to promote community cohesion remains in place the education bill takes forward the proposals for reforming inspection that were set out in the schools white.