Education Exchange: Disability in education

Watch a recording of this webinar investigating the issues that teachers with disabilities face.

About the webinar

In this webinar the lead researcher, Professor Nidhi Singal from the University of Cambridge, along with a panel of global educators will present their insights into disability in education and in the teaching profession.

This webinar is linked to the following research: English language teachers with disabilities: an exploratory study

Recorded on 18 May 2022

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About the panel

This is a panel event, with speakers from around the world, followed by questions from the audience.

Nidhi Saigal

Nidhi is a professor of disability and inclusive education at the University of Cambridge and is also the vice vresident of Hughes Hall College. Nidhi has worked extensively with children and young people with disabilities in South Asia and Sub-Saharan Africa.

Her research examines the educational experiences of children with disabilities, the quality of teaching and learning in mainstream classrooms and the impact of schooling. Nidhi also works closely with international non-governmental organisations, assisting them in developing research projects, undertaking programme evaluations and providing evidence-based policy advice on a wide range of issues aimed at fulfilling commitments towards inclusive education.

More information about her work and a list of publications can be accessed here .

More speakers to be announced

Research and insight

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