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Bernard Coard's seminal book, How the West Indian Child is Made Educationally Subnormal in the British School System, was published by New Beacon in 1971. After teaching in Grenada, in the late 1960s he ran youth clubs for children in Deptford, South East London, and taught at two "ESN" schools in East London. Bernard has taught at The University of the West Indies and at the Institute of Higher Studies (Netherlands Antilles,1975). He continues to write and teach.

Black children still underachieving

Bernard Coard argues that racism and discrimination still run deep in the British education system