eD 1 Church Schools: A Mission-Shaped Vision (2009)


This booklet, which launches a new series, serves as an introduction to church schools and their place in God's mission. It argues that church schools are part of what the church is and reflects on theological models of mission and relationship.

It includes also a wealth of introductory information, a succinct historical account of the church's role in fashioning our schools system and reference material for further reflection.

Potential audience

Headteachers, clergy, governors, Diocesan Education Officers

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Author: Tim Elbourne

Tim Elbourne is Director of Education in the Diocese of Chelmsford, which covers East London and the historic county of Essex. He was previously Director of Education in the Diocese of Ely. Ordained in 1986, he has also worked in parish ministry in London and Yorkshire, in university chaplaincy and in clergy training.

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