Agenda

Standing Advisory Council for Religious Education (SACRE) - Tuesday, 7th June, 2022 4.30 pm

Venue: Virtual Remote Meeting. View directions

Contact: Karen Martin 023 9284 1704  Email: karen.martin2@portsmouthcc.gov.uk

Webcast: View the webcast

Items
No. Item

1.

Welcome and Introductions

2.

Moment for Quiet Reflection

3.

Apologies for Absence

4.

Declaration of Members' Interest

Members are asked to identify any pecuniary, prejudicial or personal interests on any matters on the agenda.

 

Note: Should any indication of an interest arise during the meeting, members are asked to declare at that time, as soon as is practicable.

 

5.

Minutes of the previous meeting held on 9 March 2022 pdf icon PDF 362 KB

To receive the minutes of the meeting held on 9 March 2022.

 

RECOMMENDED that the SACRE agree the minutes of the previous meeting held on 9 March 2022 as a correct record.

6.

Matters Arising from the minutes

Members are invited to raise any matters from the minutes that are not otherwise identified on the agenda.

 

7.

Membership Update pdf icon PDF 260 KB

To receive a Membership update report.

RECOMMENDEDthat with their agreement, the SACRE appoints/ re-appointsthe following to the Portsmouth SACRE:

 

Group A

Elizabeth Jenkerson, Baha'i Faith

Sheikh Fazle Abbas Datoo, Shia Muslim

Christine McMillan, United Reformed Church

 

Group B

Sue Bowen

Revd Sam Duddles

Jane Kelly

 

Group C

Helen Reeder, National Education Union (Portsmouth Branch)

Rachael Osborne, St Jude's Primary School headteacher (initial appointment)

 

 

8.

Brief updates or notification of items to be brought to a future meeting

To receive any updates from Members of SACRE.

 

Note: Items requiring decision will need to be brought to a future meeting.

 

9.

Monitoring Group Report pdf icon PDF 129 KB

To receive a report from the meeting of the SACRE Monitoring Group.  

 

RECOMMENDED that SACRE notes the findings of the Monitoring Group meeting held on 17 May 2022.

 

10.

Council of Portsmouth Students (CoPS) and SACRE

To receive a verbal update from Patricia Hannam (SACRE's Professional Adviser) regarding the development of more formal links between the Council of Portsmouth Students (CoPS) and SACRE.

 

RECOMMENDED that the report is noted.

 

11.

National and local updates on RE pdf icon PDF 123 KB

To receive a report from Patricia Hannam (SACRE's Professional Adviser) on the activities the Religious Education Council (REC) and from SACRE members who attended the National Association of SACREs (NASACRE) AGM in May 2022 (see appendix), as well verbal reports from those who were able to attend the South Central SACRE Hub meetings.

 

RECOMMENDED that the report is noted.

 

Additional documents:

12.

Date and venue of the next meeting

The meetings during the 2022/23 academic year will take place on the following dates.

 

2 November 2022

28 March 2023

14 June 2023

 

RECOMMENDED that the venue of the next meeting be agreed.