Summary of Presentation —
Allison Walsh discussed her documentary film project looking at a high school world religions class in Illinois.
For more information on the film: https://www.teachingaboutreligiondoc.com/
Note: Because this presentation included discussion of a project that is not yet ready for public viewing, it was not recorded. Please contact Allison if you would like to learn more about the project.
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