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Education

‘There is absolutely systemic racism’: BAME headteachers share their views

Today at 15:57 PM, via The Guardian

Four headteachers describe the obstacles they have had to overcome to reach senior leadership roles

School governors in England to be offered anti-racism training

Josephine Okokon, head of St Martins-in-the-Field high school for girls, London

My race became an issue very early in my career as a teacher and I began to discover these subtle, covert barriers. I was often the only female teacher of...

Education

Gambia: Ex-Teacher of GRA Boss Extols His Leadership Quality

Today at 15:29 PM, via AllAfrica

[The Point] Ernest Aubee, a proud former class teacher of the Commissioner General of The Gambia Revenue Authority (GRA), Yankuba Darboe, has expressed delight over his ex-student’s laudable leadership qualities.

Science/Tech

Why Cyril is going after Telkom

Today at 15:19 PM, via TechCentral

President’s Cyril Ramaphosa’s surprise instruction to the Special Investigating Unit to probe Telkom is very likely all about ANC politics. By Duncan McLeod.

Health

What NYC Dog Owners Should Know About Leptospirosis

Today at 12:00 PM, via New York Times

The Health Department could not confirm reports of an outbreak of the bacterial disease, which is spread by rats, linked to McCarren Park, but said it was working with the Parks Department to keep rats out.