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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 Less than 15 minutes to go! Remember that our CEO @ThisisRudi will be discussing how #ReligiousEducation can help t… https://t.co/LPzgjQR5Ge 15 hours ago
Religious Education Council Religious Education Council @RECouncil You can read a transcript of the full Parliamentary discussion on #tolerance through #ReligiousEducation here: https://t.co/xYODoISYrt 18 hours ago
Religious Education Council Religious Education Council @RECouncil John Hayes MP responds "perhaps it is time for new guidance from the Department for Education...to reinforce the im… https://t.co/U18Kn6RP4J 18 hours ago
Religious Education Council Religious Education Council @RECouncil "...for many children today RE serves as the main or sole space in which they encounter and discuss different relig… https://t.co/SRYJIVsC8G 18 hours ago
Religious Education Council Religious Education Council @RECouncil RT @BBC_Teach: Our series of short films A-Z of Religion and Beliefs is a good way to get your KS3 Religious Studies students talking about… 20 hours ago
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