Racism and Racist Incidents sub group

A sub group of the Race Equality and Anti-Racism in Education Programme: Stakeholder Network Group.


The Racism and Racist Incidents sub group is one of four workstreams established by the Learning Directorate working towards race equality and anti-racism in the education system as part of the wider Race Equality and Anti-Racism in Education Programme.

The other three workstreams are:






  • Carol Young, Coalition for Racial Equality and Rights (CRER)
  • Titilayo Farukuoye, Intercultural Youth Scotland (IYS)
  • Khaleda Noon, Intercultural Youth Scotland (IYS)
  • Katie Rafferty, Respect Me
  • Lorraine Glass, Respect Me
  • Nuzhat Uthmani, primary teacher, Glasgow City Council, Board of Trustees, WOSDEC, EIS rep and Glasgow Committee of Management, EIS Anti-racist Sub Committee and BAME networks
  • Victoria Smith, General Teaching Council (Scotland)
  • Marilyn Brennan, Association of Directors of Education in Scotland (ADES) and QIO from East Renfrewshire Council
  • Matthew Sweeney, Convention of Scottish Local Authorities (COSLA)
  • Sara Medel Jiménez, NASUWT
  • Maryam Imran, Scottish Anti-Racism Education
  • Pavithra Sarma, Scottish Anti-Racism Education
  • John Edwards, Scottish Council of Independent Schools (SCIS)

Education Scotland

  • Mélina Valdelièvre, Education Scotland

Scottish Government

  • Laura Meikle, Support and Wellbeing
  • Catherine Jamieson, Support and Wellbeing
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