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RE Teachers learn about Salesians of Auschwitz

RE Teachers learn about Salesians of Auschwitz

Posted: Thu, 11 Feb 2021 11:50

Dr Alasdair Richardson spoke about his new book 'The Salesian Martyrs of Auschwitz' at the first of a short series of webinars hosted by Hampshire Inspection & Advisory Service this week. The theme of the series is 'Holocaust & Genocide: Issues for Religious Education', and the attendees included RE teachers and advisors from around the region.

Alasdair spoke about his research and how teachers... Read More »

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Happy Don Bosco Day, from Salesian Schools!

Happy Don Bosco Day, from Salesian Schools!

Posted: Fri, 29 Jan 2021 07:30

It's the feast of St John Bosco on 31 January, and as always, all the members of our Salesian Schools Network hold a Don Bosco Day celebration as close to the feast as possible. This year. that's today, and as things are just a little different in 2021, students and staff from the schools have gone on video from far and wide, to bring us all together in joy on this great day.

The video also includes... Read More »

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New book on the Salesians of Auschwitz in final stages of preparation

New book on the Salesians of Auschwitz in final stages of preparation

Posted: Thu, 19 Nov 2020 16:56

'The Salesian Martyrs of Auschwitz,' a new book by Dr Alasdair Richardson, is in its final stages of production and will be published by Don Bosco Publications in January 2021. The book will be available to buy from our online bookshop following its launch, costing £12 +p&p, and orders can also be placed by email, post or phone.

January has been chosen for publication to mark Holocaust Memorial... Read More »

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Salesians of Auschwitz Exhibition for schools

Salesians of Auschwitz Exhibition for schools

Posted: Thu, 05 Nov 2020 18:27

To accompany his forthcoming book on the Salesian Martyrs of Auschwitz, Dr Alasdair Richardson has produced an exhibition, which will be available to schools and parishes. He is also working on a series of resources for RE teachers. Alasdair has many years of experience in religious education, and is now Senior Lecturer in Religious Education at the University of Winchester, specialising in Holocaust... Read More »

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