BAME Leaders Exiting the Profession Report

Institute for Educational and Social Equity and Fig Tree International have produced a report on factors responsible for and/ or contribute to BAME school leaders exiting the profession or accepting a junior role.

The report was prepared by Professor Paul Miller, Professor of Educational Leadership & Social Justice, and Principal Consultant, Institute for Educational & Social Equity & Roxanne Lashley, Deputy Headteacher, East Barnet School.

It drew on a wide range of (i) experiences and (ii) perspectives from recent and/or current BAME senior leaders, all of whom have either exited the profession and/or accepted a more junior role during the period January 2020 – January 2022. 

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