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Course: Meaningful and manageable assessment for RE primary school
Date: Tuesday 01 May 2018, 4pm–5pm
Location: Online
Trainer: Fiona Moss
Cost: £30 (Discounts available to NATRE members, see below)

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This one hour session will explore meaningful and manageable assessment for learning strategies to use in Primary RE. Five steps for planning a unit of work, and meaningful but not overburdening assessment. Some may say it’s a tall order for one hour, but come along and join in our thought-provoking jog through these issues.

Missed out on Strictly RE? This is your chance to join in! Fiona delivered this session at Strictly RE 2018 to over 40 Primary teachers.

Booking: Register to join this seminar by clicking this link and completing the registration form: https://attendee.gototraining.com/r/5405347985002219265

Payment methods for our online seminars: Once you have registered you will be required to make payment no later than two weeks prior to the seminar, to receive your confirmation enabling you to join in on the day.

On the registration form please stipulate whether you or your school/organisation will be paying for your training.

• Schools will be invoiced.
• Personal customers will need to provide card details once you have registered, you can do this by calling the office on 0121 458 3313 to make payment by card over the phone.

Please register today to join our seminar on Tuesday 01 May at 4pm.

Once you have registered a confirmation email will be sent to you.

Hope you are able to join in!

NATRE member discounts
£20 for Bronze, ITT, NQT and Professional members, £15 for Silver members, £10 for Gold members, FREE for Platinum members.

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Course: Gloucestershire SACRE Primary RE conference
Date: 24 May 2018
Venue: Puckrup Hall, GL20 6EL
Price: £100 or £175 for two teachers from the same school

Following on from last year’s successful launch of the new Gloucestershire Agreed Syllabus for RE, the 2018 conference will be packed with practical and inspiring ideas for implementing the syllabus. With a focus on effective assessment models in the keynote address, and the experiences of excellent local teachers included in the workshops, this is an opportunity for high-quality CPD, with a wide range of resources and ideas to take away.

Full details are on the brochure, along with the booking form.
Glos_SACRE_primary_RE_Conference_2018_brochure_Final.pdf
Glos_SACRE_primary_RE_Conference_2018_booking_form_Final.docx

No discounts apply.

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Practical Primary RE

Course Date: 05 June 2018

Date: 05 June 2018, 9:30am-3:30pm
Location: Nottingham
Trainer: Fiona Moss
Cost: £205 (discounts available for NATRE members)

NEW! This one-day course will provide you with inspiration and ideas to teach RE to pupils age 4–11. Delegates will receive a series of strategies that can be adapted or adopted to teach in your classroom. This course will look at how to build your pupils knowledge, how to use RE to inspire, as well as looking at cross-curricular skills. Fiona’s courses are known for being immediately practical, with delegates leaving enthused and motivated to implement new activities and strategies in their school.

Click below for more information and printable booking form.
Course_booking_Practical_Primary_RE_FM_050618_FINAL.pdf

NATRE member discounts
Bronze members get £30 off (pay £175), Silver members get £50 off (pay £155), Gold members get £100 off (pay £105), Platinum members go for FREE!

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Date: 07 June 2018, 9:30am-3:30pm
Location: London
Trainer: Julia Diamond-Conway
Cost: £205

This one-day course addresses practical ways of learning about and from three religions: Hinduism, Sikhism and Christianity. Improve your subject knowledge and acquire a variety of engaging and effective strategies for learning as well as ensuring progression in your teaching of these religions. Build your confidence in tackling challenging topics and leave with new resources and ideas to support creative, visual, active and enquiry-based learning for children from 5-11.

Click below for more information and printable booking form.
Course_booking_Teaching_3_Religions_HSC_JDC_070618_FINAL.pdf

NATRE member discounts
Bronze members get £30 off (pay £175), Silver members get £50 off (pay £155), Gold members get £100 off (pay £105), Platinum members go for FREE!

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GCSE RS renewed

Course Date: 08 June 2018

Date: 08 June 2018, 9:30am-3:30pm
Location: Leeds
Trainer: Kate Christopher
Cost: £205
(Discounts available for NATRE members! See below.)

Suitable for: Teachers of GCSE RS looking to deepen their knowledge and teaching of the new GCSE specifications. Perfect for both NQTs and non-specialists as well as experienced RS teachers.

This one-day GCSE training course has been re-shaped to meet the requirements of the finalised specifications. All four English exam boards are catered for (AQA, OCR, Eduqas and Edexcel). We focus on considering how teachers can manage the increased levels of subject knowledge while employing creative and engaging lesson approaches. This course will support your subject knowledge of the three topics below and offer you space to think about how you can engineer meaningful and challenging learning experiences for your class, create a sense of coherence and ask questions that really matter.
1. Christianity: Trinity (beliefs and teachings) and Worship (practices)
2. Christianity: Salvation (beliefs and teachings) and Mission (practices)
3. Islam (NEW!): Books (beliefs and teachings) and life after death (beliefs and teachings)

Click below for more information and printable booking form.
Course_booking_GCSE_RS_renewed_KC_080618.pdf

NATRE member discounts
Bronze members get £30 off (pay £175), Silver members get £50 off (pay £155), Gold members get £100 off (pay £105), Platinum members go for FREE!

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Handling key Christian concepts for GCSE

Course Date: 13 June 2018

Course: Handling key Christian concepts for GCSE
Date: Wednesday 13 June 2018, 4pm–5pm
Location: Online
Trainer: Stephen Pett
Cost: £30 (Discounts available to NATRE members, see below)

Exploring diverse Christian interpretations of the following concepts for GCSE:

  • Atonement
  • Salvation
  • Life after death

This one-hour session will look at key ideas and classroom strategies that you can implement in your teaching.

Booking: Register to join this seminar by clicking this link and completing the registration form: https://attendee.gototraining.com/r/875750405193217281

Payment methods for our online seminars: Once you have registered you will be required to make payment no later than two weeks prior to the seminar, to receive your confirmation enabling you to join in on the day.

On the registration form please stipulate whether you or your school/organisation will be paying for your training.

• Schools will be invoiced.
• Personal customers will need to provide card details once you have registered, you can do this by calling the office on 0121 458 3313 to make payment by card over the phone.

Please register today to join our seminar on Wednesday 13 June at 4pm.

Once you have registered a confirmation email will be sent to you.

Hope you are able to join in!

NATRE member discounts
£20 for Bronze, ITT, NQT and Professional members, £15 for Silver members, £10 for Gold members, FREE for Platinum members.

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Help! I'm the RE Subject Leader

Course Date: 26 June 2018

Date: 26 June 2018, 9:30am-3:30pm
Location: Leeds
Trainer: Fiona Moss
Cost: £205 £205 Special offer price! Only £175! (further discounts available for NATRE members)

Suitable for: Primary teachers looking for guidance and support in their RE subject leader role. Perfect for both newly qualified as well as experienced teachers and any teaching staff with a responsibility for RE.

This one-day course will provide you with the knowledge and confidence to be an effective and inspirational RE subject leader in the primary school. Explore the role of the subject leader, using practical activities to develop your understanding of RE and your leadership and management skills. Focus on creative task setting, planning a scheme of work using your locally agreed syllabus or faith community guidelines, and effective and manageable monitoring and self evaluation. Leave feeling motivated, inspired and equipped with ready-to-use ideas to engage staff and pupils.

Click below for more information and printable booking form.
Course_booking_Help_Im_the_._._FM260618OFFER_PRICE_.pdf

NATRE member discounts
Bronze members get £30 off (pay £145), Silver members get £50 off (pay £125), Gold members get £100 off (pay £75), Platinum members go for FREE!

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Date: Thursday 28 June 2018
Venue: Puckrup Hall Hotel, Gloucestershire GL20 6EL – just off Junction 8 of the M5 – easily accessible from across the W Midlands, the Three Counties and beyond.
Price: £100 or £175 for two teachers from the same school. Not further discounts apply.

Following the success of the joint RE conference between the SACREs of Herefordshire and Worcestershire, South Bromsgrove High School TSA and Wigmore High School TSA, and RE Today, this year we are joined by Gloucestershire SACRE to present an outstanding CPD opportunity, with keynote sessions on:

  • Engaging students at GCSE – not just ‘getting through’  Lat Blaylock)
  • More learning, less marking: assessment models that work (Michelle Dodd and Stephen Pett)


Seminar choices include:

  • Five ways to encourage excellent writing (Lat Blaylock)
  • Practical strategies to develop religious literacy in Islam (Chris Giles)
  • Salvation and atonement in Christian thought and practice (Stephen Pett)
  • Raising the profile of the RE department (Rebecca Davidge and Chris Giles)


Chris Giles (member of NATRE executive and HoD at South Bromsgrove Teaching School Alliance) will lead a TeachMeet, one of the highlights of last year’s conference.

All details, including full list of seminar choices and booking form can be found on the event flyer.
Download PDF flyer and booking form:
Deeper_thinking_deeper_learning_Secondary_RE_Conference_2018_flyer.pdf
Download Word flyer and booking form
Deeper_thinking_deeper_learning_Secondary_RE_Conference_2018_flyer_WORD.doc

In 2017, 90% of delegates rated the conference Excellent!

“All keynote speakers were excellent, good strategies and ideas for the classroom. Getting pupils into sacred texts was helping when thinking of deeper engagement and in a cross curricular nature.” Julie Knowles, Ryburn Valley

“I thought the day was fantastic and I have been inspired by the teaching ideas shown. I have also sourced some of the wonderful resources shown to us and so it has had a direct impact on my knowledge and teaching.” Miss L Griffiths, Dudley

“Bringing the new RS GCSE to life, meeting other colleagues, sharing some interesting ideas and thinking outside of the box” Sarah Wheeler, Swanshurst School, Birmingham.

“Being able to meet the experts, I would have love to carried on our discussions, really interesting” Diana Rawlings, Millbrook Academy, Gloucester.

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Understanding Christianity - Secondary

Course Date: 02 July 2018

Date: 02 July 2018
Location: Birmingham
Trainers: Stephen Pett and Kate Christopher
Cost:£205

(Discounts available for NATRE members See below.)

A day course introducing a new and substantial resource for teaching Christianity for 11-14s, laying the foundations for excellent learning at 14+/GCSE and A Level.
This day course will provide you with an overview of the Understanding Christianity approach,
units of work strategies and activities, as well as specific classroom resources to support learning.

Teachers attending this course will:
• Be able to use this excellent and innovative resource package for better learning about Christianity 11-16
• Consider the place of concepts, creativity, theology and textual learning in RE through exploring inspiring
examples of teaching and learning ideas
• Develop their own skills as a teacher of RE by using this major new, fully-resourced approach.

Click below for more information and printable booking form.
Understanding_Christianity_booking_form_SEC_020718.pdf

NATRE member discounts
Bronze members get £30 off (pay £175), Silver members get £50 off (pay £155), Gold members get £100 off (pay £105), Platinum members go for FREE!

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Creative RE in special schools

Course Date: 03 July 2018

Course: Creative RE in special schools
Date: 03 July 2018
Venue: Adhisthana Buddhist Retreat Centre, Coddington, Hereford.
Price: £100

Gloucestershire, Herefordshire and Worcestershire SACREs join together for our fourth day for Special RE. Designed to support teachers from Special schools, the practical focus of the day will also suit teachers from schools with significant numbers of SEND pupils. Led by experienced practitioners, and with an opportunity to share ideas with expert colleagues, this day will provide inspiring and refreshing ideas to support RE for pupils with SEND.

Full details are on the flyer, along with the booking form.
Special_RE_day_3_July_2018_Flyer.pdf
Special_RE_day_3rd_July_2018_Booking_Form.docx

No discounts apply.

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