(Ethnic Minority & Traveller Acheivement Service)
To improve outcomes for children and young people by helping them to be valued, included and successful
EMTAS supports schools to prevent and respond to prejudice related bullying. Please click here for guidelines on prejudice related bullying, or click on the guidelines below and use the reporting form (below) to report incidents that our team will respond to.
NEW DFE data requirements 2016 you can find our New EAL Proficiency & Assessment Framework here and information on the data you have been asked to collect. Schools are advised to be sensitive about asking for data about nationality and country of birth - this is not compulsory and parents can refuse.
NEW Have a look at our new EMTAS Directory (2016-17) below to find out what our service can offer your school and look at our Summer Updates Newsletter.
NEW Have a look at the latest video clips showing good EAL practice in our Devon schools- you can find everything you need to know about supporting new EAL Arrivals
- please check out this excellent national incentive and get in touch if you'd like any help in working towards this award!
Post Brexit Racism
A sadly predictable outcome of Brexit is the increase of racism. Send a clear message from your school that you do not tolerate racism- click here to download a poster
from Amnesty International or the #moreincommon poster
. Also check our frequently updated EMTAS Facebook
page for resources and ideas.
Hate Crime Awareness Week Take part in Devon's Hate Crime Awareness Week ( 8th-15th October) raise awareness of prejudice and discrimination and win prizes for your school! Open the letter below on Hate Crime Week to find out how to take part.
NEW please download our Autumn Newsletter (see below) to keep you up to date with EAL & GRT news including dates for diary-network meetings and our conference!
For access to the resources and support available from the EMTAS Team click on :