Category Archives: Events

REA Pop-Up Session: Transformative Instructional Practices for Religious Education

A year of a pandemic, a hasty shift to virtual and online education, racial injustice, and polarization in U.S. politics and religious communities, calls on religious educators to consider instructional practices and modes of assessment that promote the aim of … Continue reading

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Reminder: May 18th AAPI solidarity round table

Please remember that we are hosting a roundtable for those who wish to be in solidarity with AAPI people against anti-Asian racism, including ways for REA to continue to support its members in this work on Tuesday, May 18th from … Continue reading

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May 13th Symposium: Dr. Sarah Tauber

Please join us in marking and celebrating the legacy of Rabbi Dr. Sarah Tauber. We will gather virtually on May 13th (please RSVP for the appropriate access information). The untimely 2020 passing of Rabbi Dr. Sarah Tauber calls for a … Continue reading

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AME to focus on justice education

The Association for Moral Education is focusing its next meeting — to be held online in November of 2021 — on justice issues. Proposals are due May 1, more information is available.

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Inaugural Crain and Seymour Endowed Lecture in Christian Education and Deacon Studies

Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary is proud to welcome Rev. Dr. Mary Elizabeth Moore for the inaugural address of a newly established endowed lectureship in Christian education and deacon studies named for long time REA members Margaret Ann Crain and Jack Seymour. … Continue reading

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Global Day of Prayer: Justice for George Floyd and Black Liberation

On June 4, 2020 the Board of the REA issued a statement in response to the murder of George Floyd by Derek Chauvin, a Minneapolis police officer. This coming week the trial of Derek Chauvin commences. March 8th has been … Continue reading

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Cátedra Paulo Freire online and free this year!

Join our long time member and colleague Débora Junker on March 11th: “As the 100th anniversary of Paulo Freire’s birth approaches, we want to celebrate his life and work by reaffirming our commitment to embrace an emancipatory education as we, … Continue reading

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Pop-up Monday, January 25

Recently, we have been receiving emails and questions regarding resources for some of the various happenings in the United States: such as continued online learning, a global pandemic, economic crisis, political upheaval, and racial injustice. As the Spring semester is … Continue reading

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Stay tuned: REA2021 going online

Stay tuned for more details, but please note that today the REA Steering Committee decided to move our REA2021 full meeting online, due to continuing concerns with COVID-19. The deadline for proposals was shifted to January 31st, so keep in … Continue reading

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Education, Purpose and Human Flourishing Uncertain Times

St. Anthony’s College in the University of Oxford is holding a series of seminars available online for free on the topic of “education, purpose, and human flourishing in uncertain times.” Dr. Hanan Alexander, REA’s president will be speaking on January … Continue reading

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