Catherine Scutt

What is Diwali?

What is Diwali?

What makes a celebration special? Good food? Dancing? Family time? Gifts? A special story? Fireworks? Well, these key ingredients are part of the festival of Diwali which Hindus, Sikhs and Jains celebrate on 19th October. Catherine Scutt, Cornerstones consultant and Love to Celebrate expert explains the importance of the Hindu Diwali celebrations and how to… Read more

How do you teach RE in primary schools?

The increased emphasis of SMSC and FBV in schools and Ofsted inspections has highlighted the need for quality religious education to be at the heart of a school’s curriculum. But where do you stand on the subject of RE? Do you find it a fascinating subject to teach, full of wonder and insights into the… Read more

RE in the Welsh primary curriculum

Where do you stand on the subject of RE? Do you find it a fascinating subject to teach, full of wonder and insights into the beliefs and cultures of the people we all share a planet with? Or do you find it a tricky subject to cover, wracked with the feeling that you don’t know… Read more