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BERA Religious and Moral Education Special Interest Group 2015 Sessions

BERA Religious and Moral Education Special Interest Group

BERA Religious and Moral Education SIG Papers

TUESDAY 15TH SEPTEMBER 2015

13.15 – 14.15 SIG Fair
11.30 – 13.00 Main Conference Parallel Session 1

1.20 Islamaphobia, hostility and peace
Chair: Richardson, Norman – Stranmillis University College

0140 – ‘Reaching In, Reaching Out: community engagement and the experience of hostility with reference to Jewish and Muslim schools in the UK’
Parker-Jenkins, Marie – University of Limerick

0515 – Religious Education as Peace Education: A Perspective from Northern Ireland Richardson, Norman – Stranmillis University College

15.45 – 17.15 Main Conference Parallel Session 2

2.19 Belief and values in pupils, the profession and policy
Chair: Parker-Jenkins, Marie – University of Limerick

0567 – Personal Beliefs, Faith and the
Teacher: supporting a new approach to professionalism in RE
Bryan, Hazel; Revell, Lynn – Canterbury Christ Church University

0223 – From human rights education to fundamental British values education: UK moral policy for English schools, religion and anti-extremism
Bowie, Robert – Canterbury Christ Church University

0482 – Exploring and Expressing Characteristic Spirit in publicly managed schools: an action research project
Liston, Jennifer ; McCormack, Orla ; O’Reilly, Barney – Kerry Education and Training Board; O’Flaherty, Joanne; O’Grady, Emmanuel – Kenny, Neil. University of Limerick

17.30 – 18.30             SIG Forum Meeting

Come on afterwards to the welcome reception…

 

WEDNESDAY 16TH SEPTEMBER 2015

09.00 – 10.30  Main Conference Parallel Session 3​

3.19 Pakistani Boys, Polish Parents and Religious Schools
Chair: Orchard, Janet – University of Bristol

0062 – Pakistani boys’ education in Birmingham, Iqbal, Karamat – Warwick University

*0340 – “You Got to Have Faith”: A Case Study of Polish Parents’ Secondary School Choice for Their Children in London and Nottingham
Thatcher, Jenny – University of East London

0546 – A comparative study of contemporary Catholic, Jewish and Islamic schools in Canada and the UK
McKinney, Stephen – University of Glasgow

13.30 – 15.00 Main Conference Parallel Session 4

Researching RE in England, Northern Ireland and Saudi Arabia
Chair:
Orchard, Janet – University of Bristol

0401 – What is being taught in Religious
Education classes in Northern Ireland and to what extent should states be concerned about regulation, quality and control of the subject?
Nelson, James – Queen’s University Belfast

0204 – Enhancing Students’ Dialogical Capacities: The Development of a Religious Education Curriculum in Saudi UniversitiesBawazeer, Adel Abubaker – University of Stirling, King Abdulaziz University; I’Anson, John – University of Stirling

0578 – Does RE promote good community relations?

Orchard, Janet – University of Bristol