Blog: Public School

Why We Teach Scripture in our Local Public School

20 August 15Education, Public School, Scripture, SRE

In the last few weeks, much has been made about the teaching of Special Religious Education (SRE) or “Scripture” in Schools. At issue is a section of education policy in New South Wales allowing for time to be allocated within the school week for ‘the religious education of children of any religious persuasion’. It simply…