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Working with Roma pupils and their families (Cancelled)

Reason for cancellation
EMAS Training Room, Floor 1, Core 6, Civic Offices, Guildhall Square
Course Tutors
Karen Thomas
Admin Contact
SPAR Business Support (
Target Audience
Primary Schools Non-teaching staff / Primary Schools Teaching staff / Secondary Schools Non-teaching staff / Secondary Schools Teaching staff
target audience
Course Types
Course categories
Ethnic Minority Achievement / Primary Schools
Ethnic Minority Achievement / NQTs
Course description

An exploration of Roma culture alongside a consideration of the potential barriers to learning that Roma pupils may face in school, looking at strategies to help support pupils and their families overcome these.

Training objectives

Delegates will

  • Gain an overview of Roma language and culture

  • Consider potential barriers to learning that Roma pupils face

  • Explore ideas and strategies to engage Roma pupils and their families

Learning outcomes

Teachers will understand more about the heritage of their Roma pupils and feel more confident when planning for and working with this cohort and their families.

Additional Information

Target Audience:

EMA Co-ordinators/Teachers/TAs/English Subject Leads/SENCOs and INCOs/NQTs


  • Free to all Portsmouth schools with 'general support' or 'adviser' packages
  • Membership-only schools £100
  • £50 non-attendance fee charged to ALL school who do not give 24 hours' notice


Please be aware that by making this booking and agreeing to the terms and conditions, you are confirming you have your managers authorisation to attend this training and are aware of the cancellation/non-attendance charges that apply.


Start Date
Tuesday 9 June 2020
End Date
Tuesday 9 June 2020
Closing Date
Monday 8 June 2020
15:45 - 17:15
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