Reimaging Religion in the Public School Classroom

Monday, May 2, 2022, 7-8pm (ET)

John Camardella is a Master of Religion & Public Life Candidate who has authored a collection of resources for public school administrators and educators that challenge many traditional methods of addressing religion in the classroom.

AAR Workshops: What U.S. College Graduates Need to Understand about Religion

The American Academy of Religion (AAR) will host four online workshops, initiating conversations about the fostering of religious literacy on college campuses. Based on the AAR’s “Religious Literacy Guidelines: What U.S. College Graduates Need to Understand about Religion,” the workshops will examine elements of religious literacy that contribute to a basic level of cultural competency […]

Symposium on Education in Muslim Societies: Implications for Policy, Pedagogy, and Development

The Indiana University School of Education and the Advancing Education in Muslim Societies (AEMS) initiative of the International Institute of Islamic Thought (IIIT) are hosting the 5th Annual Symposium:  Education in Muslim Societies: Implications for Policy, Pedagogy, and Development. The Symposium will be held virtually at the School of Education in Bloomington, Indiana, on November 10-12, 2021. Educational […]

Public Talk: A New Framework For Teaching Religion in the Classroom

Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2021, 5–6:15 p.m. (Pacific Time) – ONLINE Presenter: Kate Soules, PhD—Director, Religion & Education Collaborative Increased teacher education and knowledge are critical for improving the understanding and treatment of religion in U.S. public schools and public life. Dr. Soules will discuss a five-part framework that will help teachers to respond confidently to […]

Special REC Social Hour

Join the Religion & Education Collaborative for a special social and networking event: SATURDAY, APRIL 10, 2021 — 1:00PM – 2:00PM (ET)

Press Conference on Religious Literacy in NYC Public Schools

The Resolution 1257 Organizing Committee invites you to join a press conference on Zoom on Thursday, March 4th, at 10:00 am ET announcing Resolution 1257 and the open letter calling members of the NY City Council to co-sponsor the resolution. Resolution 1257 calls on the NYC Department of Education to offer provide age-appropriate religious diversity curricula for […]