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Local Networking Groups

Each of the Local Networking Groups are Lead by DBE Lead RE Teachers who have a wealth of experience in leading RE in their schools and Trusts.  They are supported in their roles by Fiona Moss from the National Association of Teachers of RE (NATRE)  who meets with them termly, providing National and Regional updates.

Hinckley & Bosworth and Quorn

Debbie Yeomans, read about Debbie HERE

  • Quorn – 22nd March 2022, 3.30pm
  • Hinckley and Bosworth – 24th March 2022, 3.30pm

Focusing on the new syllabus and using knowledge organisers

  • Quorn – 14th June 2022, 3.30pm
  • Hinckley and Bosworth – 16th June 2022, 3.30pm

Focusing on diversity and the RE curriculum 

Email Debbie to book – d.yeomans@ipat.uk

Debbie Yeomans
Rachel Buckby

Leicester City

Rachel Buckby, read about Rachel HERE

Spring Thursday 17th March 2022, arrive 3.45 for the meeting 4.00pm to 5.00pm at St John the Baptist CE Primary School Focus will be on ‘Showcasing RE in SIAMs.

Summer Thursday 23rd June , arrive 3.45 for the meeting 4.00pm to 5.00pm at St John the Baptist CE Primary School – Focus on Celebrating RE this year & ‘RE – The Leicester Peace Project’

Email Rachel to book – rbuckby@st-john.leicester.sch.uk

NW Leicestershire

Fiona Greening, read about Fiona HERE

Thursday 1st March 2022, 4.00-5.00

The focus will be on haring teaching of using the new syllabus so far!

Tuesday 14th June 2022, 4.00-5.00

It’s our aspiration for this meeting to look at how we are linking with secondary RE.  We will also focus on Judaism.

Email Fiona to book – fiona.greening@newbold-cecp.leics.sch.uk

Fiona Greening
Rachel Spadaccini

South Leicestershire

Rachel Spadaccini, read about Rachel HERE

Thursday 17th March 2022, 3.30-4.30

Focusing on SIAMS, Ofsted and the new syllabus.  Plus bring and share your work

Thursday 16th June 2022, 3.30-4.30 

Focusing on Big Questions in RE & diversity in Judaism.  Plus bring and share your work.

Email Rachel to book –  r.spadaccini@ipat.uk

NE Leicestershire

Liz Mills, read about Liz HERE

Monday 21st March 2022
Focusing on implementing the New RE Agreed Syllabus: How’s it going so far: Sharing resources and Big Questions in RE

Monday 20th June
Focusing on impact: What does this look like for us in our school this year so far? and diversity in Judaism

Email Liz to book – lmills3@bottesford.leics.sch.uk 

Liz Mills

Thurmaston

Sarah Down, read about Sarah HERE

Tuesday 15th March 2022, 3.45-4.45

Focusing on teaching about big questions in RE

Tuesday 14th June 2022, 3.45-4.45pm

Focusing on teaching diversity in Judaism.  

Email Sarah to book s.down@churchhill-jun.leics.sch.uk

East Leicestershire

Rachel Rowe, read about Rachel HERE

Tuesday 22nd March 2022
Focusing on implementing the New RE Agreed Syllabus: How’s it going so far: Sharing resources and Big Questions in RE

Tuesday 14th June
Celebrating diversity! Exploring Spiritual Arts competition!

Email Rachel to book – rrowe@dsatkibworth.org 

Secondary

Hannah Derbyshire, Rawlins, read about Hannah HERE

Email Hannah to find out when the group will be runninghannahderbyshire@rawlinsacademy.org.uk

Also take a look at the termly development meetings HERE