High Quality resources for School to tackle Islamophobia
Muslim community and advocacy group MEND (Muslim Engagement & Development) has recently made public a wealth of high quality resources to be used in schools to teach about and tackle Islamophobia.
The content is designed to equip teachers with materials and statistics to facilitate discussions about Islamophobia in line with the PSHE Association’s guidelines on syllabus content.
With ChildLine’s experimental data on bullying in playgrounds revealing a 69% increase in ‘racist’ bullying with the most common words used beingbomber’, ‘terrorist’ and ‘go back home where you came from’, there is a strong possibility that Muslim kids are bearing the brunt of this racism.
There are Videos , Presentation and Brochure :
The content covers a range of topics surrounding Islamophobia . Here is an Index of topics in the Brochure :
B. Human rights and discrimination
C. Perceptions, fear and hatred
D. What islamophobia looks like
E. Muslims and the UK
F. Muslim contributions to the UK
G. Muslim inventions
H. Employment discrimination
K. Myth busting
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Jazak Allah Khair.