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.
The Society for the Scientific Study of Religion (SSSR) is an interdisciplinary academic association that stimulates, promotes, and communicates social scientific research about religious institutions and experiences.
Call for Proposals and Upcoming Conferences
This Special Issue (SI) of the British Journal of Religious Education (BJRE) interrogates how Religious Education (RE), as an academic subject, engages with debates on genders, sexualities and religion, including non-religious stances.
Interreligious Studies Press, an imprint of the Journal of Interreligious Studies, co-published by Hebrew College, Boston University School of Theology, and Hartford Seminary, seeks to produce an edited collection of essays concerning curricular, co-curricular, and extra-curricular interreligious/interfaith engagement in secondary education and community youth organizations.
CREA VI Conference Interrogating Cultural Responsiveness against the Backdrop of Racism and Colonialism September 29 -October 1
The Sixth International CREA Conference Interrogating Cultural Responsiveness against the Backdrop of Racism and Colonialism will be held in Chicago from September 29 -October 1.
The 2021 Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Religion will be held in San Antonio, TX November 20-23 in conjunction with the Society for