This series of January events is open to all REC Member Organisations and their members.
Events are open to all REC Member Organisations and their Authorised Representatives. All events will be online via Zoom, and may be recorded
To register, please email firstname.lastname@example.org with your name and the Member Organisation that you are the Rep for, and we’ll add you to the Guest List!
The Second Regular General Meeting of the Religious Education Council brought together representatives from across more than 60 member organisations at the Oshwal Ekta Centre in Kingsbury, London today. Members were welcomed by Chair of the REC, Professor Trevor Cooling, and CEO Rudolf Eliott Lockhart, given an update of the REC’s current work and a preview of […]
The High Court today gave a ruling on the case brought by three families against the Secretary of State for Education regarding the exclusion of non-religious worldviews from the GCSE RS exam criteria. The families were supported by the British Humanist Association. Rudolf Eliott Lockhart, Chief Executive Officer of the Religious Education Council, has commented: We have […]
Nick Gibb, Minister of State for School Reform, addressed a meeting of member representatives of the RE Council on 7th November at the Zoroastrian Centre, Harrow. Mr Gibb affirmed the government’s support for religious education, emphasising the importance of its contribution to religious literacy and high standards. He said that a person could not be considered well educated unless […]
Huw Lewis, Minister for Education in Wales, addressed members of the Religious Education Council of England and Wales at its annual general meeting yesterday. Welcoming them to the historic Pierhead Building in Cardiff, Mr Lewis said, ‘We live in a society that is more culturally diverse than at any time in its history, so there […]