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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 was established to review the legal, education and policy frameworks for Religious Education, by a wide-ranging, inclusive and evidence-based process designed to inform policy...
  • Teach religious education: Beyond the Ordinary campaign
    Beyond the Ordinary is a 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 topics...
  • 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...

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Religious Education Council Religious Education Council @RECouncil "Investing in RE CPD is investing in our children and students, investing in equipping them with the skills needed… https://t.co/RhIk0vYQ1x 14 hours ago
Religious Education Council Religious Education Council @RECouncil RT @ThisisRudi: *JOB OPPORTUNITY* What could be better than coming to work with me at @RECouncil as our new Finance & Operations Officer?… 1 day ago
Religious Education Council Religious Education Council @RECouncil Extremely important question raised by @KateGreenSU @UKParliament. @BWallaceMP says "we must do everything we can t… https://t.co/ZITLiz0Nj4 1 day ago
Religious Education Council Religious Education Council @RECouncil RT @ThisisRudi: Really pleased that @KateGreenSU recognises the importance of high quality religious education & making sure parents unders… 2 days ago
Religious Education Council Religious Education Council @RECouncil RT @ThisisRudi: Pleased to have had a very positive meeting with @NickGibbUK & @deanwestminster about Govt's next steps following on from @… 2 days ago
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Religious Education Council Religious Education Council @RECouncil RT @ThisisRudi: Heading to Westminster to go with @deanwestminster to meet with @NickGibbUK to discuss how best to build on the @Commission 2 days ago
Religious Education Council Religious Education Council @RECouncil "Given the government’s long term neglect of RE, it is high time that our commitment in helping ourselves was match… https://t.co/nNQcgtanHe 3 days ago

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