Education Inequalities – Ann Pendleton and Sharon Nelson

16m | Mar 3, 2022

Ann Pendleton is project manager at the Full Service Community Network, and Sharon Nelson is the family learning manager at Whiterock Children’s Centre. Ann and Sharon join our host Maggie Taggart, former BBC NI Education Correspondent, as part of the Equality Commission for Northern Ireland’s series of podcasts to explore tackling inequalities in education.

Ann and Sharon discuss their work and the educational support services provided by their individual organisations, the challenges they face and how they work together in partnership to support children and families in the west Belfast area to tackle inequalities in education.

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