Education: How to rescue RE
Posted: 07 Feb 2014 @ 00:22
The teaching of RE in schools is being undermined. Ordinary
teachers can help change that, argues Lat
After the earthquake, wind, and fire came a still, smallvoice.
RELIGIOUS education has suffered under Michael Gove: theearthquake was the (now downgraded) English Baccalaureate, whichundermined RE for 16-year-olds; the hurricane was being left out ofthe DfE's review of the curriculum; and dangerous fire has burnedRE in new types of schools, such as academies and free schools,many of which have been unclear about their continuingresponsibility to deliver RE for every ...
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