Catriona Maybury and Muna Hassan

Naheeda Maharasingham on improving outcomes for disadvantaged students

Naheeda Maharasingham on improving outcomes for disadvantaged students

 Portrait of a Londoner is a South-East London based podcast and in this mini-series we will be talking to people who live in London about racism within the UK education system. In this episode we speak to Naheeda Maharasingham who is headteacher at Rathfern Primary School, a diverse inner London primary. As head Naheeda took the school from special measures to outstanding. https://www.rathfern.lewisham.sch.uk/team-member/naheeda-maharasingam/Naheeda is also passionate about research in education and in particular the value of metacognition. https://www.lewishammarg.co.uk/443808729Naheeda talks to us about: Her early childhoodHer political awakening at universityMetacognition in practice and the Lewisham metacognition group  https://www.lewishammarg.co.uk/443808729Her work with the Chartered College of teaching https://chartered.college/Her hopes for the future If you are a new listener to Portrait of a Londoner, we would LOVE to hear from you! Join the Conversation or give us feedback by Visiting our Instagram @portrait_of_a_londonerFacebook @Portrait of a LondonerTwitter @portraitpodcast or email us portraitofalondoner@gmail.comWe are self funded so if you feel like supporting us we would be extremely grateful!https://www.patreon.com/user?u=34411265Please rate review and subscribe to our podcast!Production: Guavabanana.com    

Duration: 26 min

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