Spiritual, moral, social and cultural development

Cultural education, religious education and collective worship, promoting British values and citizenship in schools.

Guidance and regulation

  1. National curriculum in England: citizenship programmes of study
  2. Religious education in English schools
  3. Promoting fundamental British values through SMSC
  1. Music and Dance Scheme: funding for students

    Financial help with sending your child to a specialist school for young musicians and dancers

    • Answer
  2. Collective worship in schools

    • Guidance
    • Department for Education
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News and communications

  1. London school helps to shape Relationships and Sex education

    • Department for Education
    • News story
  2. Department for Education launches Commonwealth education pack

    • Department for Education
    • News story
  3. Pupils from across the country celebrate Mandarin success

    • Department for Education
    • News story
  4. Relationships and Sex Education for the 21st Century

    • Department for Education
    • News story
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Policy and engagement

  1. GCSE and A level reform: religious studies
  1. PSHE and SRE in schools: government response

    • Department for Education
    • Policy paper
  2. 2010 to 2015 government policy: arts and culture

    • Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport and Department for Education
    • Policy paper
  3. Moving More, Living More: Olympic and Paralympic Games legacy

    • Cabinet Office, Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport, Department for Education, Department for Transport, and Department of Health and Social Care
    • Policy paper
  4. Cultural education

    • Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport and Department for Education
    • Policy paper
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Transparency

  1. Developing character skills in schools

    • Department for Education
    • Research
  2. Social enterprise as a vehicle for raising students’ achievement

    • Ofsted
    • Research
  3. Survey - competitive school sport

    • Ofsted
    • Research
  4. Citizenship consolidated? A survey of citizenship in schools

    • Ofsted
    • Research
  5. Religious education: realising the potential

    • Ofsted
    • Research
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