Summary of the Seminar "Early Schooling and School Abandonment in the Roma Population"

The summary of the day of "Early Schooling and School Abandonment in the Roma Population", held in Alicante on November 16th 2017, contextualizes the issues that were discussed, specifying for each one, the barriers, the facilitating elements and the actions to boost in the coming years.

The day, in which around 80 people participated, was structured in 4 sessions:

  • Inaugural Session
  • Table of experiences: The impact of early schooling on the school life expectancy of the Roma population
  • Table of experiences: Actions and programmes to prevent and reduce school dropouts
  • Education Work Group of the Roma State Council and actors responsible for social and educational policies at regional and local level