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'Life and society' classes to replace religious education in Luxembourg schools

'Life and society' classes to replace religious education in Luxembourg schools

Posted: Wed, 27 Sep 2017

Luxembourg has abolished religious teaching in schools as part of the government's plan to separate church and state.

Inclusion of trans pupils violates religious rights, claim parents

Inclusion of trans pupils violates religious rights, claim parents

Posted: Thu, 14 Sep 2017

Two parents have withdrawn their son from a Church of England primary school after it allowed a student to wear a girl's uniform.

How a teacher and a Virgin Mary statue drew attention to religious bias in the Irish education system

How a teacher and a Virgin Mary statue drew attention to religious bias in the Irish education system

Posted: Fri, 01 Sep 2017

A humanist teacher who objected to a statue of the virgin Mary being displayed at a state-funded school with a "religious ethos" in Ireland has lost a claim of discrimination at a Workplace Relations Commission hearing.