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New Beginnings, New Opportunities

Today I start as the new Chief Executive of Culham St Gabriel’s Trust (CSTG). It is a huge privilege to take up this role. CSTG is a leading agent for change for RE and my vision as the new CEO is to strive tirelessly for the rejuvenation and reimagination of the subject at all levels […]

Wednesday, May 1st, 2019 | No Comments

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Welcome from the CEO

I am delighted to welcome you to Culham St Gabriel’s Trust. Our vision is for a high-quality, broad-based religious education, exploring religion and worldviews openly, rigorously, critically and reflectively in the context of a changing and globalised world. The Trust was formed in 2012, bringing together two former Trusts, the Culham Educational Foundation and St […]

Wednesday, May 1st, 2019 | No Comments

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Response to Ofsted Inspection Framework consultation

Culham St Gabriel’s Trust www.cstg.org.uk is a leading funder supporting excellence in RE through research, development and innovation. We work closely with teachers of RE, as well as organisations that promote the subject and offer high quality CPD. In relation to the aspects that concern RE, CSTG welcomes the proposed new inspection framework. We see […]

Wednesday, April 3rd, 2019 | No Comments

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Culham St Gabriel’s Trust appoints a new CEO

I’m delighted to announce that the Trustees have unanimously appointed Dr Kathryn Wright to be Chief Executive Officer of Culham St Gabriel’s Trust, starting on 1st May. Kathryn has served RE as a teacher, local authority and diocesan adviser, and lead consultant in charge of our TeachRE course, among many other achievements. I know you’ll […]

Wednesday, February 20th, 2019 | No Comments

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The Commission on RE and RE policy issues

The Commission on RE and RE policy issues Culham St Gabriel’s Trust fully endorses the vision of Religion and Worldviews, and welcomes the direction of travel in the eleven recommendations. We believe that the subject currently called RE urgently needs to be rejuvenated. This should happen in ways that reflect the social, cultural, religious and […]

Tuesday, December 11th, 2018 | No Comments

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Culham St Gabriel’s Strategic Plan 2018-20

Vision Excellent RE for pupils in all schools, underpinned by a new legal basis, positive policy priorities, public understanding, and effective structures; and enriched by accessible, high-quality professional development and research opportunities for teachers, trainers and developers of RE. Context In schools, universities, and the policy environment, the outlook for RE remains uncertain. Demographic change, […]

Thursday, May 10th, 2018 | No Comments

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20:20 RE – Call for contributors

Four RE professional associations are collaborating to produce an exciting conference on Religious Education and we invite proposals for seminars and workshops. The Association of RE Advisers, Inspectors and Consultants (AREIAC), the Association of University Lecturers in Religion and Education (AULRE), the National Association of SACREs (NASACRE) and the National Association of Teachers of RE […]

Tuesday, January 30th, 2018 | No Comments

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Understanding Christianity

Culham St Gabriel’s are delighted to see the launch of the Understanding Christianity materials at www.understandingchristianity.org.uk . Understanding Christianity is a substantial resource aimed at supporting RE teachers’ work in teaching about Christianity. We supported the project with a significant grant because of our commitment to excellence in RE, in the context to teaching and learning about religious and non-religious […]

Friday, May 27th, 2016 | No Comments

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Energising RE Report

The most recent Culham St Gabriel’s RE Teacher Conference, Energising RE, was held at Wokefield Park on 3-4 October 2015. This was an exciting 24 hour event that brought together 200 teachers of RE (148 secondary, 38 primary, 14 middle/other) and 23 seminar leaders from all over the UK. Keynote presentations were given by Professor […]

Thursday, December 3rd, 2015 | No Comments

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Culham St Gabriel’s Welcomes GCSE Religious Studies Results

There has been another increase in the number of students taking the Full Course GCSE in RS, continuing a trend over a decade: 239,123 students sat the exam in 2012 compared to 221,974 in 2011. The short course has diminished slightly in numbers, as predicted: 235,916 students sat the exam in 2012 compared to 257,793 […]

Thursday, August 23rd, 2012 | No Comments

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