Religious Education and Special Education in Ethics
Special religious education
Under the Education Act 1990, public schools provide special religious education. This is provided by authorised representatives of approved religious groups to students who have nominated that religion. Times for these classes are negotiated with the school.
Special education in ethics
Under the Education Act 1990, public schools provide the option of special education in ethics to students who are not attending special religious education. This is provided by authorised representatives of approved providers.
Primary Ethics is an approved provider of special education in ethics and provides classes for Kindergarden to Year 6.
Sample letters for use within schools
|SRE - Participation letter||SEE - Participation letter (only to be distributed when a student has opted out of SRE)|
|SRE - Class added|
|SRE - Class removed|
|SRE - Class added - advise non-SRE student|