Agenda

Venue: Conference Suite, Herefordshire Council Offices, Plough Lane, Hereford HR4 0LE

Contact: Matthew Evans, Democratic Services Officer 

Link: Watch this meeting live on the Herefordshire Council YouTube Channel

Items
No. Item

PUBLICINFORMATION pdf icon PDF 196 KB

1.

WELCOME TO NEW MEMBERS AND PRAYER

To welcome new Members to SACRE and receive a prayer

2.

APOLOGIES FOR ABSENCE

To receive apologies for absence.

3.

NAMED SUBSTITUTES (if any)

To receive details of Members nominated to attend the meeting in place of a Member of the Committee.

4.

MINUTES pdf icon PDF 114 KB

To approve and sign the Minutes of the meeting held on 12 March 2021.

5.

RESPONSE TO WRITTEN PUBLIC QUESTIONS (if any)

To answer any pre-received written questions from members of the public.

6.

SACRE WORKING GROUP PROPOSAL - TO FOLLOW pdf icon PDF 138 KB

-      To consider the SACRE working group financial proposal and agree its presentation to the Schools Forum. – to follow as a separate supplement

 

-      To discuss the Chair’s vision for SACRE.

7.

DRAFT SACRE ANNUAL REPORT FOR THE ACADEMIC YEAR SEPTEMBER 2020 - JULY 2021 pdf icon PDF 210 KB

To comment and agree the SACRE Annual report for the academic year September 2020 – July 2021.

Additional documents:

8.

PLANS FOR PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT 2022 pdf icon PDF 243 KB

To consider plans for further Continuous Professional Development (CPD) to support schools in implementing the syllabus this academic year.

 

-      Report on Summer conferences

-      Proposals for 2022 Conferences

-      SACRE Member Training

-      Teacher Group Updates and Updates on visitors into schools

-      Diocese Training

Additional documents:

9.

SACRE MEMBERSHIP pdf icon PDF 224 KB

To undertake a review of the membership of SACRE and consider additional members.

 

-      Statement from Gloucestershire Humanist Representative.

Additional documents:

10.

UPDATE ON ANY NEW RE INITIATIVES pdf icon PDF 334 KB

To consider recent national initiatives and their implications for the teaching of religious education in Herefordshire Schools including:

 

-      Update on the worldviews project of the RE Council of England and Wales. The following video will be played at the meeting - Nobody Stands Nowhere - Theos Think Tank - Understanding faith. Enriching society

 

-      Ofsted Research Review RE Research Review

 

11.

ROUNDTABLE UPDATES

To receive any updates on religious education in Herefordshire from members of SACRE.

12.

DATE OF NEXT MEETING

11 March 2022 at 2.00pm