School effectiveness

Resources

The inclusion of Gypsy, Roma and Traveller children (pdf)
Guidance and a range of actions which contribute to ensuring that Gypsy, Roma and Traveller children are healthy, stay safe, enjoy and achieve and make a positive contribution to school life as set out in the Every Child Matters agenda and The Children’s Plan, December 2007.

Aiming high: Raising the achievement of gypsy traveller pupils: A guide to good practice (pdf)
Attendance advice (pdf)

Gypsy, Roma and Traveller history month (GRTHM) resources

Sporting heroes assembly presentation (ppt)
Playing cards template (word)
Playing cards samples (pdf)
Playing cards for Roma (pdf)
Playing cards quiz - design through the time (pdf)
KS2 lesson plan - Gabi Jimenez (pdf)
Mystery of Roma and Gypsy people quiz (pdf)
Mystery of Roma and Gypsy people presentation (ppt)
KS2 lesson plan - Wagon art (pdf)
Gypsy art lesson (ppt)
KS1 lesson plan - Gabi Jimenez (pdf)
Gabi Jimenez art lesson presentation (ppt)
Gabi Jimenez templates (pdf)
Year 4 fairground art lesson (pdf)
KS2 lesson plan - fairgound (pdf)
Irish traveller presentation (ppt)
Gypsy, Roma and Traveller lesson plans and guidance pack(word)

The national strategies publication

Self evaluation tool (word)
Published by Moving forward together: Raising gypsy, roma and traveller achievement.

Guidance for early years

Building futures developing trust (pdf)

Guidance and good practice for schools

How to support communication with GRT parents using the QR system (pdf)
A guide for schools - Raising Gypsy/Roma Achievement (word)
Moving forward together: Raising Gypsy, Roma and Traveller achievement, introduction (pdf)
Moving forward together: Raising Gypsy, Roma and Traveller achievement, leadership and management (pdf))
Moving forward together: Raising Gypsy, Roma and Traveller achievement, learning and teaching (pdf)
Moving forward together: Raising Gypsy, Roma and Traveller achievement, working with parents (pdf)

Useful websites

European Roma Rights Centre
Irish Traveller Movement in Britain
Friends, Families and Travellers (FFT)
Gypsy, Roma Traveller history month

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Last updated: 24 Apr 2017