Holyrood Faith Debates

Nixon, G. (Speaker)

    Activity: Talk, presentation, public lecture, public engagement, outreach and knowledge exchangePublic Lecture/debate/seminar

    Activity

    Contribution and invited speaker to series of 3 online meetings of policy makers, academics and interested organisations around religion in schools.

    Description

    In particular my role was to speak as a published expert on the the right of parents (or pupils) to withdraw from Religious and Moral Education in Scotland, as part of a discussion of policy, practice and fitness for purpose of the conscience clause in Scottish education.
    Period26 Jan 202130 Mar 2021
    Venue / Associated OrganisationUniversity of Glasgow, United Kingdom

    Keywords

    • Religious Education
    • Religious Observance
    • Conscience Clause
    • Parental Rights
    • Rights of Chidren