Working together to strengthen the provision of religious education in England and Wales


Why RE Matters

The ability to understand the faith or belief of individuals and communities, and how these may shape their culture and behaviour, is an invaluable asset for children in modern day Britain. Explaining religious and non-religious worldviews in an academic way allows young people to engage with the complexities of belief, avoid stereotyping and contribute to an informed debate.

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  • Commission on Religious Education
    The Commission on Religious Education has been established to review the legal, education and policy frameworks for Religious Education, by a wide-ranging, inclusive and evidence-based process designed to inform...
  • Beyond the Ordinary
    Beyond the Ordinary is a new campaign to find extraordinary individuals who have what it takes to train to become RE teachers. Why Beyond the Ordinary? Because as an RE teacher you’ll address...
  • RE Quality Mark
    The RE Quality Mark recognises, celebrates and publicises outstanding religious education in all primary and secondary schools in England, Wales and Northern Ireland through its three levels of award,...
  • Young Ambassadors for RE group photo 2016
    Young Ambassadors for RE
    The Young Ambassadors' scheme gives students aged 11 - 18 opportunities to share their enthusiasm and interest for RE and gain leadership experience; give their perspective to adults who...


RE Council RE Council @RECouncil Celebrate Inter Faith Week and Mitzvah Day with free entry to @JewishMuseumLDN on 19th November between 1 – 4pm. Ac… 3 days ago
RE Council RE Council @RECouncil RT @CommissionOnRE: You've still got a bit of time to complete our consultation on the future of Religious Education in England. We want to… 6 days ago
RE Council RE Council @RECouncil RT @WesthillCharity: Pleased to have supported this work @NNinBrum 1 week ago
RE Council RE Council @RECouncil RT @RECouncil: The @CommissionOnRE has launched a consultation on its interim report. It closes at 9am on 4th Dec. Details here: https://t.… 1 week ago
RE Council RE Council @RECouncil RT @DanielHugill: I'm on the train overhearing a group of teenagers (not from my school) discussing Freud and Dawkins and their critiques o… 1 week ago
RE Council RE Council @RECouncil RT @CommissionOnRE: We'd like: 1. Approaches & curric that exemplify delivery of the national entitlement 2. Egs of approaches or curric th… 1 week ago
RE Council RE Council @RECouncil RT @CommissionOnRE: We're really keen to hear your case studies of good practice in RE curriculum planning & teaching in primary and second… 1 week ago
RE Council RE Council @RECouncil RT @ThisisRudi: A privilege to be @britishmuseum for an event to mark the 200th anniversary of the birth of Bahá'u'lláh @UKBahaiOPA @Bahai_ 1 week ago

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