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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 @Ben_Wood_RE: And my second interview of the morning was with my local @BBCLancashire on the fall in RS A level entries @NATREupdate @RE 13 hours ago
Religious Education Council Religious Education Council @RECouncil RT @Ben_Wood_RE: My interview on @BBCR4Sunday about the fall in A level RS entries. Starts 14 minutes in @NATREupdate @RECouncil https://… 13 hours ago
Religious Education Council Religious Education Council @RECouncil RT @WEDossett: This excellent series of blog-posts from @UoE_TheoRel invites students with A levels in a range of subjects to consider the… 2 days ago
Religious Education Council Religious Education Council @RECouncil RT @RE_Today: Religious Education: The Teacher's Guide is the must-have, one-stop-shop for all #RE teachers: it has everything you need to… 2 days ago
Religious Education Council Religious Education Council @RECouncil RT @ThisisRudi: Coverage on @PremierRadio's website about the worryingly large drop in the number of entries for Religious Studies A level… 2 days ago
Religious Education Council Religious Education Council @RECouncil RT @WEDossett: The Religious Education Council for England and Wales has responded to the drop in A level entries. @RECouncil. Given a cont… 3 days ago
Religious Education Council Religious Education Council @RECouncil RT @ThisisRudi: Coverage in @ChurchTimes of the deeply concerning drop of over 20% in the number of A Level entries in Religious Studies th… 4 days ago
Religious Education Council Religious Education Council @RECouncil RT @ThisisRudi: @RECouncil Deeply concerning to see these figures today. I think this makes it all the more important for everyone to take… 4 days ago

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