RE Beyond the Textbook

Provider: YPO
£120.00 + VAT Each full day course is £120 +VAT with a £95 YPO voucher in return to every attending delegate.

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Description This course gives you the chance to learn more about the religions that you teach in the classroom. To plan using a range of activities, strategies and artefacts to actively engage you as a Teacher and your pupils! It will showcase a variety of materials for use in the classroom- beyond the textbook and worksheet!
Duration 1 day

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Categories Teaching staff, Out of school
Learning outcomes for participants/users and, where relevant, pupils or students This course will
• Enable you to have the confidence and knowledge to use artefacts and activities effectively
• Enable you to see opportunities for RE to contribute to Spiritual, Moral, Social and Cultural education (SMSC)
• Give you suggestions for assessing RE
• Give you an opportunity to share good practice
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Details This course will be delivered by Simone Whitehouse

For the last 7 years Simone has been the adviser with responsibility for RE in Birmingham. Simone studied Theology at Birmingham University and gained a Master in Philosophy degree before embarking on her teaching career. For ten years she was head of RE in two very different secondary schools within Birmingham which gave her wide ranging and practical experience in the delivery of quality RE. Whilst working in school she became an associate adviser for RE to the City, sharing her experience with the Agreed Syllabus Conference which produced the groundbreaking 2007 Syllabus. Currently she is working collaboratively with the Standing Advisory Council for Religious Education (SACRE), on designing, implementing and supporting the development of the Birmingham Agreed Syllabus with resources, schemes of work, lesson plans and CPD. Although secondary trained she has worked extensively in primary schools and trained primary colleagues.

This course does not have any pre-booked dates available. Please contact the provider directly to arrange this training.