Teaching British Values
Promoting British Values at Bulford St Leonard’s CE Primary School
The DfE has reinforced the need “to create and enforce a clear and rigorous expectation on all schools to promote the fundamental British values of democracy, the rule of law, individual liberty and mutual respect and tolerance of those with different faiths and beliefs.”
At Bulford St Leonard’s CE Primary School we uphold and teach pupils about British Values which are defined as:
• rule of law
• individual liberty
• mutual respect and tolerance of those of different faiths and beliefs.
These values are taught explicitly through Personal, Social, Health and Emotional (PSHE), and Religious Education (RE). We also teach British Values through planning and delivering a broad and balanced curriculum.
At Bulford St Leonards’ CE Primary School we will actively challenge pupils, staff or parents expressing opinions contrary to fundamental British Values, including ‘extremist’ views.
At our school these values are reinforced regularly and in the following ways: