Islam Awareness Week 2015 is from March 17 to 23. Ihsan Mosque marks the occasion with four events of special interest to educators:
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Monday 16 March:
“Healing Fractures II” Educators’ Workshop is a full-day event, led by Ibrahim Lawson, which aims at inspiring and enlightening relevant professionals in the education sector and local authority through the insights and experience of Muslim alternative educators. It is a full-day version of our highly acclaimed event in 2014. Read more
Tuesday 17 March:
Islam in RE: Religious Literacy & Controversy Through Enquiry allows RE teachers to use Cooperative Learning to achieve outstanding results in relation to religious literacy, guided enquiry into highly controversial topics and related issues of SMSC, PSHE, and Citizenship. This course has been presented in Norwich in October and to PGCE students at the Institute of Education in November 2014. Read more.
Wednesday 18 and Thursday 19 March:
“Enquiry and Immersion” Full-Day Field Trip to Ihsan Mosque aimed at primary. Open official invitation from Mr Jamal Sealey, Muslim community leader in Norwich, to February’s roll-out. More on this as situation develops – follow on Twitter for updates. Thoughts on the pilot.
Smiling because the boys are all downstairs?
Acle Academy students, Enquiry & Immersion, November 2014
“…the experience of participating in these transferable and scalable enquiry exercises was very effective.”
Laura Gabell, RE teacher, Notre Dame High School,