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AULRE AGM Friday 19th May 2023

1) Chair’s Report 2) Vice-Chair Report 3) Treasurer Report 4) Report on membership 5) Regional Reports 6) Confirmation of office holder roles 7) Discussion Point 1: timings of annual conference 8) Discussion Point 2: Strategic direction of AULRE 9) AOB Requests for AOB items must be received by noon of Thursday 18th My 2023 Friday… Read More »

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Welcome to AULRE, an association of members interested in learning, teaching and research in religion and education. We have a peer reviewed academic journal, the Journal of Beliefs and Values and an annual conference.

AULRE Webinar Series

The first in our 2023 AULRE Webinar Series: RE Teachers Engagement with Research Monday 27 March 2023: 17.00-18.30 Speaker: Professor Vivienne Baumfield. Vivienne is Professor of Professional Learning in the Graduate School of Education and co-leader of the Centre for Research in Professional Learning at the University of Exeter and Current President of the British… Read More »

We need your help to find the next Gen RE Teachers

28.02.23 We need your help to recruit the next generation of RE teachers Britain needs RE teachers. Beyond inspiring young people to tackle life’s big questions and develop their own worldview, RE is at the heart of interfaith understanding in our communities across the country. As with many subjects, RE is facing a shortage of teachers.… Read More »


Friday 13th May 2022  Where: Newman University  When: 9am – 9:40am  Agenda:  Chair’s Report  Vice-Chair Report  Treasurer Report  Report on membership  Regional Reports  Confirmation of office holder roles: invitation to second up to two new members of the executive   Discussion Point 1: timing of annual conference in 2023  Discussion Point 2: Strategic direction of AULRE  AOB 

‘Shared Space: developing ‘powerful knowledge’

Tuesday 5thApril with Dr Janet Orchard: Senior Lecturer in the School of Education, University of Bristol. AULRE is delighted to share details of its research seminars taking place during the spring of 2022 .All seminars take place 17.30-19.00 and consist of presentation + good time for questions and discussion. In this seminar Janet will present her… Read More »

”But are you religious yourself?”: being non-binary between ‘religious’ and ‘non-religious’ by Professor Denise Cush.

AULRE Academic Seminars with CCCU. ”But are you religious yourself?”: being non-binary between ‘religious’ and ‘non-religious’ from Professor Denise Cush. These seminars are for those interested in research, scholarship and professional practice associated with religion and education, including the school subject of RE and the preparation of teachers for that subject. These are in conjunction… Read More »

Sneak Peak: Denise Cush’s AULRE Seminar

Please click the link to register for next week’s AULRE Academic Seminar with CCCU which is presented by Professor Denise Cush Wednesday 16th March 17.30-1900 Registration link (if it does not work first time try an alternative browser) Speaker Biography Denise Cush (BA Oxford, MA Lancaster, PhD Warwick), Professor of Religion and Education at Bath… Read More »