Institutions are finally implementing strategies to tackle the black and ethnic minority attainment gap. Helen Barefoot from the University of Hertfordshire and Nona McDuff from Kingston University explain what they are doing.
Helen Barefoot graduated from the University of Hertfordshire in 1998 and went on to complete a PhD at Cambridge University. She returned to Hertfordshire in 2001 as a lecturer in Neuroscience. Helen is currently the Deputy Director of the Learning and Teaching Innovation Centre (LTIC) where she leads continuing professional development (CPD) for academic staff.