YCW Investigates: Religious education

Across society, you won’t find many calling for an end to the teaching of religious education in schools. Even renowned atheist Richard Dawkins once said: “I don’t think religious education should be abolished. I think it is an important part of our culture to know about the Bible, after all so much of English literature has allusions to the Bible.”

Yet, despite widespread support for the subject, it seems schools aren’t prioritising it and, according to industry experts, in some cases are flouting...

Subscription or free trial required to view this content

If you have a subscription to Premier Ycw, please login to view the rest of this article.

If you are not subscribed to Premier Ycw try it for free now or buy a subscription.

« Back to the October issue

comments powered by Disqus
You may also like...

Many parents will be forced to work from home and look after... More

Life in lockdown is hard enough without adding homeschooling into... More

Us adults have been talking about home-schooling a lot, and for... More

Over the weekend, thousands of people took to the streets for... More