Each local authority has recently revised their RE syllabus for community and Voluntary Controlled church schools. They offer some revised schemes of work, guidance and assessment advice. Voluntary Aided schools and academies are also advised to use these syllabi. Schools should now follow these links:
The RE Statement of Entitlement for all Church schools and academies is available to download below.
Understanding Christianity is the exciting major new resource from the Church of England to support the teaching of Christianity in religious education. The diocese offers training to support the use of this resource in all schools, click here to book.
Learn, Teach, Lead RE hubs are up and running, offering school-to-school support in local areas around the diocese.
Each term, we offer a day’s course on an aspect of RE and courses especially for RE coordinators. See our CPD programme for continuing professional development opportunities.
Useful websites and resources for RE Leaders
- Awareness, Mystery and Value the North Somerset and B&NES agreed syllabus
- Awareness, Mystery and Value the Somerset agreed syllabus
- BBC Religion
- Learn, Teach, Lead RE
- National Association of Teachers of RE
- RE Online
- Religious Education Quality Mark
- RE With Soul