Zouhair Hammana (1990) is a PhD candidate at the Erasmus Research Centre for Media,
Communication and Culture. Under the supervision of prof. dr. Susanne Janssen and dr. Marc
Verboord, Zouhair studies the engagement with (cultural) diversity withing secondary education, as part of the Erasmus Initiative Vital Cities and Citizens.
Education is one of the many institutions that is under scrutiny for not being inclusive and diverse, which has resulted in many attempts to ‘diversify’ the institution, in some cases more ‘seemingly’ successful than others.
Dutch secondary education has not escaped this scrutiny either. Conversations have been, and are being, held on diversity spanning from issues such as the…