Category Archives: Members

Meet & Greet our new Exec!

Join us at 9 am central, 13 GMT — today, August 4 — for a zoom “meet & greet” with our new executive secretary Dr. Lakisha Lockhart. Find us via zoom (link was also published in the latest eREACH).

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New Executive Secretary!

The Board of the Religious Education Association is pleased to announce that Dr. Lakisha Lockhart, Assistant Professor of Practical Theology at Chicago Theological Seminary, has agreed to be our next executive secretary starting as of July 15, 2020. Dr. Lockhart … Continue reading

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Churches Online in a Time of COVID

A number of religious education scholars from around the world are collaborating in an international survey seeking to learn what churches are doing in this time of pandemic. You can find more information online (in multiple languages) or by contacting … Continue reading

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REA 2020 Postponed

After careful consideration of all of the issues, the REA Steering Committee has decided to postpone our annual meeting to July 6-9, 2021. In doing so we realize there are many things that will have to change, but we feel … Continue reading

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Search for Executive Secretary of the Religious Education Association

You are invited to apply for the position of executive secretary of the REA. Dr. Lucinda Huffaker is retiring after ten years of dedicated service to the association. The primary tasks of the executive secretary are administering all aspects of … Continue reading

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Hermeneutics of the Other and Theologies of Difference

The second plenary from the 2019 Religious Education Association meeting held in Toronto, ON November 1-3 was entitled “Hermeneutics of the Other and Theologies of Difference,” and involved a panel discussion amongst Elie Holzer, Ochs Chair for Teaching Jewish Religious … Continue reading

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Please share this survey for an REA PhD student

One of our long time members, Callid Keefe-Perry, is circulating a survey as part of his dissertation research. Please participate and share it widely. Here is his introduction: Colleagues in the world of Religion and Education!I’m writing with hopes that … Continue reading

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October 21 Zoom meeting on governance

Once again the Board of the REA is offering a live opportunity to discuss with them recent changes in governance — both those that have already been enacted, and those which require a by-laws change (and thus a vote). You … Continue reading

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Post doctoral fellowship in RE and Jewish studies

The Concentration in Education and Jewish Studies (EdJS) at the Stanford Graduate School of Education invites applications for the Jim Joseph Post-Doctoral Fellowship in education and religion for a two-year appointment, beginning in the fall of 2020.  The EdJS is … Continue reading

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Thinking through governance

As the REA Board continues to work on enhancing the transparency and participatory nature of governance in our Association, they are putting together information pages to keep track of what has already been done, as well as any proposed changes … Continue reading

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