ITV NEWS: 'In our culture girls just don't go to high school': Meet the Romany Gypsy woman hoping to inspire the next generation

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Release date: 28/11/2019

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Professor Yaron Matras from Manchester University believes that part of the problem comes down to the fact that some schools can have ''low aspirations'' when it comes to educating Roma, Gypsy and Traveller children. That said, he's also keen to make the point that there are some great success stories out there too.

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Title'In our culture girls just don't go to high school': Meet the Romany Gypsy woman hoping to inspire the next generation
Media name/outletITV News
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date28/11/19
DescriptionProfessor Yaron Matras from Manchester University believes that part of the problem comes down to the fact that some schools can have ''low aspirations'' when it comes to educating Roma, Gypsy and Traveller children. That said, he's also keen to make the point that there are some great success stories out there too.
URLhttps://www.itv.com/news/granada/2019-11-28/in-our-culture-girls-just-don-t-go-to-high-school-meet-the-romany-gypsy-woman-hoping-to-inspire-the-next-generation/
PersonsYaron Matras