Religious Education in the media!

Some excellent media coverage this morning supporting the Beyond the Ordinary recruitment campaign on two fronts – highlighting the need for greater Government support for RE teacher recruitment and showcasing the career path to potential candidates.

BBC Radio 4 – Today – Rudi interview (0.50 mins)

http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b09r3nzg#play

BBC News online - Lack of good religious education ‘leaves pupils at risk’

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-43073161

TES – RE Endangered as teacher training applications drop by 38%

https://www.tes.com/news/school-news/breaking-news/re-endangered-teacher-training-applications-drop-38

Christian Today - Chronic shortage in Religious Education teachers could fuel prejudice

https://www.christiantoday.com/article/chronic-shortage-in-religious-education-teachers-could-fuel-prejudice/125879.htm

Breaking news.ie - British faith body claims children 'at risk of ignorance...or even bigotry' without good religious education

https://www.breakingnews.ie/world/british-faith-body-claims-children-at-risk-of-ignoranceor-even-bigotry-without-good-religious-education-828378.html

Premier Radio – Ed interview

https://www.premierchristianradio.com/Shows/Weekday/Inspirational-Breakfast/Episodes/Inspirational-Breakfast943

The Guardian

https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2018/feb/16/the-guardian-view-on-religious-education-teach-humanism-too

The Mail

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-5402355/Religious-education-schools-crisis.html

The Times

https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/lack-of-good-re-teachers-adds-to-risk-of-bigotry-ppnhwbgsh?shareToken=ef14d6beea743cef806c7b11c8e1a575

Talk Radio interview with Eamonn Holmes - it begins at 6:05pm

http://talkradio.co.uk/radio/listen-again/1518796800

BBC Radio Essex – 6 mins

http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p05v4pzc#play

BBC Radio 4 – 28 mins

https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b09smgm2

The Voice of Islam
https://soundcloud.com/voislam/breakfast-show-podcast-23-02-2018

The Economist
https://www.economist.com/blogs/erasmus/2018/02/what-england-expects

SecEd

http://www.sec-ed.co.uk/news/recruitment-campaign-aims-to-boost-re-teacher-numbers