Teaching Our Own: Black Homeschooling Fair – Sat 3rd May 2014

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On Saturday 3rd May 2014, Black History Studies took part in Leah Salmon’s first ‘Teaching Our Own: Black Homeschooling Fair’ at Chesnuts Community Centre in Tottenham.

It’s becoming apparent that the education system isn’t working as well as it should. Class sizes are increasing, governments are pressuring schools, schools are pressuring teachers, teachers are pressuring our children and our children of African or Caribbean descent are achieving lower grades than other children in many areas, without their cultural greatness being taught to them. We need to make a change and it can start by us TEACHING OUR OWN.

This event was aimed at those who want to take their child out of school and teach them full time or for those who want to know what you can do with them at home around their schooling.

Black History Studies had a brilliant time at the fair. We congratulate Leah Salmon and her power team for a highly successful event. Leah Salmon is an inspiration as she homeschools her children and is a successful mumpreneur. At the event, there were interesting and informative speakers, a buzzing market area and good vibes. My princess is knackered from running around non-stop with her friends.

Picture with my young entrepreneurs Nature of Nafasi by Nature and his sister Kellise selling greeting cards and books. Our future!

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Well done to Mark Simpson for delivering a interactive presentation on the benefits of homeschooling.

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Well done Leah Salmon and I am looking forward to future events. One Love!

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About blackhistorystudies

Black History Studies is a social enterprise company which operates in the interest of the community by offering courses and events in Adult Education. We aim to empower the African and Caribbean community and enable them to develop self knowledge and identity through Black History and Culture. Black History Studies aim to provide a wide range of courses and activities which will provide people with the opportunity to pursue their interest in Black History and Black Studies. We also aim to provide high quality courses and activities that can be accessed by all within the community. Our mission is to inform, inspire and empower people through Black History and Black Studies by educating the community to educate themselves thereby creating a self-sustaining learning circle. Black History Studies is dedicated to providing you with a high quality and professional service and can offer services such as: - Bespoke services for Secondary Schools - Black History and Black Studies Presentations - Black History Course for Families - 5 week short courses on Black History - Beginners and Advanced Black Studies Courses - Weekend courses on Black History and Black Studies - Museum Tours - Film Screenings - Black History Studies Presentations for hire
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