Giving back to his neighborhood, a Muslim lawyer, who gave up a six-figure salary at a global law firm to become a teacher, is sending 95 percent of his students to the best universities in Britain.
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A British Muslim undergraduate neuroscience student has had a research article publish in a respected international academic journal, achieving huge success at a young age.
A 14-year-old British Muslim schoolgirl has become the latest victim of Islamophobia and harassment, after a group of teenage students surrounded her and chanted “ISIS” as her mother picked her up from school.
British Muslim children as young as nine are facing increasing bullying in schools in the wake of recent terror attacks, with some being branded “terrorists” and others accused of joining ISIS.
The decision of a secondary school in north-west England to introduce hijab as part of pupils’ uniform has sparked controversy, with some praising the move as integrating Muslim students and others blaming the school for failing to negotiate the move with Muslim parents and pupils.
An East London Muslim girls’ school has been praised as outstanding by education inspectors Ofsted after their first inspection of the facility.
The Ivy League Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts, has appointed Khalil Abdur-Rashid, an adjunct professor of Islamic studies at Southern Methodist University, as first Muslim chaplain to cater to the needs of its Muslim students, six months after starting the search for a candidate.
Muslim students at the University of Washington are having their final exams after sunset after three professors offered the chance of a night exam to accommodate fasting students during the holy month of Ramadan.
Many Muslim students at Frank W. Begley Public School of Ontario in east-central Canada are experiencing fasting the holy month of Ramadan for the first time in their life, a practice shared by many non-Muslim colleagues and teachers.
A Muslim student from Nigeria’s Osun state has emerged as the overall best medical student of V.N. Karazin Kharkiv National University, Ukraine, offering a role model for many young students to follow.