Religious Nationalism in a Global Context: Summer Workshop for Educators
Religion and Public Life is partnering with Harvard’s Global Studies Outreach Committee to provide a four-day, on-campus workshop focused on religion and nationalism, from July 31 – August 3, 2023.
Dar al Islam Teachers’ Institute
The 34th Teachers’ Institute is from July 9 to 22, 2023. The Dar al Islam Teachers’ Institutes have been held at our famous facilities in Abiquiu, New Mexico since 1994. Our goal is to enable educators to teach about Islam with greater confidence. Participants gain a deeper understanding of the basic tenets of Islam, and see firsthand […]
Teacher Institute “Engaging Lived Religion: Jain, Buddhist, and Muslim Communities”
The Teacher Institute “Engaging Lived Religion: Jain, Buddhist, and Muslim Communities” will introduce grade 6-12 educators to Jainism, Buddhism, and Islam through the lens of “Lived Religion” and equip them with knowledge, resources, and pedagogies for classroom engagements.
Teaching for Peace – ISJS Summer Program
This 3-week experience is designed for K-12 teachers, educators who wish to integrate practical nonviolence into their lives, classrooms and schools.
Dar al Islam Teachers’ Institute
The 33rd Teachers’ Institute is from June 19 to July 2, 2022. Our goal is to enable educators to teach about Islam with greater confidence. Participants gain a deeper understanding of the basic tenets of Islam, and see firsthand how Islam works in the daily lives of the program’s Muslim faculty and staff. Through discourse, […]
Practicing Pluralism: Religion, Culture, and the Arts for Secondary Social Studies & ELAR Educators
Boniuk Institue for Religious Tolerance Presents Summer 2022 Online Religious Literacy Professional Development Series: June 27-30, 2022 Religious literacy, tolerance, and understanding depend on the study and practice of pluralism, from local to global levels, especially as multicultural democracies around the world are under stress. This online professional development course for secondary social studies and […]
Online Religion Literacy Summer Institute for Educators from Harvard Divinity School
Self-Paced Course and Live Online Program Wednesday, July 27 and Thursday, July 28, 2022 1-5 pm Eastern Time About the 2022 Summer Institute The Religious Literacy Summer Institute for Educators is an annual intensive professional development program for in-service educators at the high school and community college level. Educators are introduced to methods for teaching about religion […]
Online Workshop for Educators: Climate Justice and Religious Literacy
This spring Religion and Public Life at Harvard Divinity School (RPL) is offering free online workshops for educators on religious literacy, place-based knowledges and climate justice. Each workshop includes a self-paced module as well as a live session. Climate Justice and Religious Literacy Live Workshop: Friday, May 6th, 2022, 1-5pm EST The climate crisis is, […]
Webinar Series for K-6 Educators: Tanenbaum’s World Olympics Curriculum
Free Webinars for K-6 Educators The Olympic Games are a powerful example of an event where people with vast differences and remarkable similarities come together in the spirit of respect and goodwill. World Olympics builds on this popular event to teach social and emotional skills of respect for religious and cultural differences. We are proud to present the […]
Faculty Seminar – Faiths and Ferocity: Research and Teaching Exchanges between Genocide Studies and Interreligious Studies
The ICJS inaugural Faculty Seminar will bring together scholars working in universities and seminaries who research and/or teach in Interreligious Studies or Genocide Studies. Seminar participants will examine encounters between these two areas of study and consider how methodological approaches in both fields can challenge and enrich one another in our teaching and scholarship.