Professional Associations

Religion and education is an incredibly interdisciplinary field. Scholars and educators find colleagues, communities, and opportunities to share their work as members of many professional organizations and associations. Special interest groups and units within these organizations that focus on religion and education are highlighted below. 


There are many organizations working in the field of education about religion. Their work includes curriculum development, teacher training, research, and other activities. 

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Religious Freedom Center of the Freedom Forum Institute

Washington, DC

Pluralism Project

Harvard University - Cambridge, MA

Boniuk Institute for Religious Tolerance

Rice University - Houston, TX

Religious Freedom Institute

Washington, DC