DISCOVER the World’s Religions

Join us for an incredible program of discovery. Whether you are coming for professional, personal or educational reasons, what you learn will stay with you, influencing your connections with others and your understanding of the world around you.

2023 Powering Pluralism Summit

Join the Religion & Society Program at our inaugural Powering Pluralism Summit from June 22 to 23, 2023 in Washington, D.C.

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)