• RE PGCE Judaism & Islam subject knowledge development 8.3.19

    RE PGCE Judaism & Islam subject knowledge development 8.3.19

    As part of their subject knowledge development, RE PG trainees partook in a subject knowledge development day, focusing on Islamic and Jewish teachings.  Before the sessions, they completed subject knowledge audits of both topics (using a GCSE specification) which enabled the sessions to target specifically those areas which they have identified as in need of […]

  • RE PGCE & CND Peace Education 7.3.19

    RE PGCE & CND Peace Education 7.3.19

    During their enhancement week, the PG trainees took part in a session led by Owen and Barbara from CND Peace Education. Trainees considered how to tackle issues such as Weapons of Mass Destruction and Just war in RE and then partook in a mock trial of President Truman and his actions of dropping the hydrogen […]

  • RE PGCE & UG: Sue Philips ‘The Island’ 1.3.19

    RE PGCE & UG: Sue Philips ‘The Island’ 1.3.19

    Sue Philips brought ‘The Island’ to the PGCE and UG trainees in an interactive session on experiential RE. Sue demonstrated with them how to lead ‘religion neutral exercises’, engage pupils in values and empathy and the power of pupils being able to ‘see’ and ‘hear’ in their learning. They all enjoyed getting in to the […]