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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 Calling RE Teachers! Nottingham University have opened the 'David Garlick prize for best A level essay in RE'. This… https://t.co/grBlOvp4w0 13 hours ago
Religious Education Council Religious Education Council @RECouncil RT @ThisisRudi: Interesting conversations at the exhibition at #LDConf with @NEUnion, @HSLibDems & @LibDemCF about the future of Religious… 15 hours ago
Religious Education Council Religious Education Council @RECouncil RT @uk_trs: ‘Employers value intercultural skills as highly as formal qualifications,’ says @BritishCouncil report. Intercultural skills ar… 15 hours ago
Religious Education Council Religious Education Council @RECouncil RT @uk_trs: Today @uk_trs is at the @BritishAcademy_ for a roundtable strategy meeting following the recent report into TRS in UK higher ed… 15 hours ago
Religious Education Council Religious Education Council @RECouncil RT @DanielHugill: I’m looking forward to joining colleagues from university Theology & Religious Studies departments at the @BritishAcademy 15 hours ago
Religious Education Council Religious Education Council @RECouncil https://t.co/NqKr3fMIlW Further media attention noting the decline of RE provision. A National Entitlement would en… https://t.co/dpY1txkhy2 3 days ago
Religious Education Council Religious Education Council @RECouncil RT @NATREupdate: With only a couple of weeks to go until the party conferences, please get tweeting your local MPs and encourage them to vi… 4 days ago
Religious Education Council Religious Education Council @RECouncil RT @OCR_RS: Free teacher network for OCR RS in London on October 3 at Maria Fidelis Catholic School - book your place today https://t.co/QB 6 days ago

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