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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 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...
  • 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 RT @ThisisRudi: Excellent meeting with @PaulWilliamsMP discussing the importance of high quality inclusive religious education for all pupi… 14 hours ago
Religious Education Council Religious Education Council @RECouncil RT @ThisisRudi: Lovely to discuss the importance of high quality religious education & the recommendations of the @CommissionOnRE with Rosi… 14 hours ago
Religious Education Council Religious Education Council @RECouncil RT @ThisisRudi: Great talking with @GordonMarsden about his constituents impressing at the RE Youth Debate in @UKParliament & the importanc… 16 hours ago
Religious Education Council Religious Education Council @RECouncil RT @ThisisRudi: Great talking with @JohnHealey_MP about the recommendations of the @CommissionOnRE for securing high quality religious educ… 17 hours ago
Religious Education Council Religious Education Council @RECouncil RT @ThisisRudi: Lovely positive discussion with @lynbrownmp about the importance of high quality religious education for all pupils in all… 18 hours ago
Religious Education Council Religious Education Council @RECouncil RT @ThisisRudi: Excellent discussion with @NicDakinMP about the @CommissionOnRE report's recommendations for ensuring high quality religio… 18 hours ago
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