MCB launches ‘Towards Greater Understanding- Meeting the Needs of Muslim Pupils in State Schools’

20 Feb 2007

The Muslim Council of Britain will be launching its information and guidance document for schools entitled ‘Towards Greater Understanding- Meeting the Needs of Muslim Pupils in State Schools’ on Wednesday 21 February.

Based on best practice, the document gives information and guidance on how schools can respond positively to some commonly raised issues concerning Muslim pupils including halal food, dress code, Ramadan, provision for prayers, collective worship etc.

Professor Tim Brighouse (Chief advisor, London Schools) will be the chief guest.

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