Janna Eliot is a writer based in London of Russian, Armenian and Roma heritage. Her collection of short stories is not the traditional Gypsy, Roma and Traveller tales but contemporary accounts of based, one suspects, on actual events. Continue reading
A useful resource for secondary school students
Common words in Romanian (or as Romanian Roma say; Gadge Khanes!) that can be used in schools
Although many Roma from Eastern Europe speak a dialect of Romanes, most will also speak their homeland language, e.g. Polish, Russian, Slovak and so on (Roma call this Gadje Khanes!) Here are some resources in several of those community languages.
A useful site where a whole range of letters can be downloaded in a wide range of community languages is here.
Here is the most recent research available on improving outcomes for Gypsy, Roma and Traveller children and young people. The guidance includes the TARGET tool for use in schools to identify the areas for development in improving the outcomes for Gypsy, Roma and Traveller children and young people