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RE and Spiritual development in Schools and Colleges

God and the Big Bang – Cathedrals Workshops

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God and the Big Bang is an innovative education programme focusing on the relationship between science and religion, working with schools.  Developed by the Diocese of Manchester and involving professional scientists, the programme offers day workshops for schools covering a…

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Anglican Schools as Diverse, Cohesive Communities – Newman University Research

By | All School Religious Education Projects, Churches and Community Engagement, Interfaith Understanding, RE and Spiritual development in Schools and Colleges, Spiritual Development in Schools and Colleges

How, in practice, do Church of England schools endeavour to create cohesive communities which respect both their Anglican Christian ethos and the diverse, often multi-faith demographic of their student bodies?  This is being explored in Birmingham in case study research…

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Further Education Chaplaincy Development Enabler for the West Midlands Region

By | All Faith and Further Education Projects, Blog, RE and Spiritual development in Schools and Colleges, Spiritual Development in Schools and Colleges, Supporting Further Education Chaplaincy

We’re pleased to welcome Phil Metcalf as the new further education chaplaincy ambassador for the West Midlands region.  This new role provides strategic support and development for the churches’ work with colleges of further education within the West Midlands region,…

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The West Midlands Churches’ Further Education Council

By | All Faith and Further Education Projects, RE and Spiritual development in Schools and Colleges, Supporting Further Education Chaplaincy | 209 Comments

West Midlands Churches’ Further Education Council supports colleges in their provision for students’ faith and spiritual/moral development, and supports the churches’ engagement with the FE sector. Started with Saltley Trust help in 1987, it undertakes a variety of project work….

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Faith School Linking Project

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3FF (Three Faiths Forum) are currently recruiting Birmingham Primary Schools to participate in their two-year Trust-funded ‘faith school linking’ project. Could your school take part? 3FF’s ‘Faith School Linking’ project brings together students from different cultural and faith backgrounds who…

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In their Shoes

By | All School Religious Education Projects, Christian Faith and the Arts, Interfaith Understanding, RE and Spiritual development in Schools and Colleges | 1,219 Comments

‘In their Shoes’ was a theatre production/workshop for schools exploring loving one’s neighbour and living together with difference. Jointly conceived by Christian theatre company Saltmine Trust and Muslim theatre company Ulfah Arts, it was performed in Birmingham primary schools. In…

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