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CFP: Preparing, Retaining and Recruiting Teachers of Color

Northern Kentucky University is hosting a national symposium on Preparing, Retaining and Recruiting Teachers of Color. This event will be held September 15, 2017, with a deadline for responses to the call for papers of May 15. More details are … Continue reading

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Celebrating Pamela Mitchell-Legg

Karen-Marie Yust extends a special invitation to all REA members to join her in a reception celebrating the teaching ministry and retirement of Pamela Mitchell-Legg, the Sarah Gambrell Professor of Christian Education at Union Presbyterian Seminary. The reception will take place Saturday, May 6, … Continue reading

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Free access to curated articles

Please help us share this announcement widely: our journal, Religious Education, is making available free to people who are neither members nor subscribe to the journal, a specifically curated set of articles. Help us share the news!

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Proposal process now open

We are excited to announce that the submission process for proposing Research Interest Group papers, collaborative sessions, and poster presentations is now open and available for our 2017 Annual Meeting in St. Louis. Please remind people that you do not have to be … Continue reading

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SAVE the date: International Conference on Catholic Education

The Australian Catholic University and the Maltese Ministry of Education announce the first International Conference on Catholic Religious Education in Schools. The conference will be held from February 7-10, 2018 in Malta. More details and a call for papers will … Continue reading

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REA Board condemns travel restrictions, chooses conference venues

“We, the Board of the Religious Education Association, an international organization made up of scholars and practitioners of multiple faiths, are deeply concerned by recent actions of the Trump Administration that express racism and religious intolerance.” Please read our full … Continue reading

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Directories of Interfaith work around the world

Special thanks to Scarboro Missions of Canada for this list of organizations. These four directories feature interfaith organizations in various parts of the world, and demonstrate the dramatic growth of the international interfaith movement: Italy – close to 100 interfaith organizations … Continue reading

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Proceedings as RE text

For the last few years we have been producing formal proceedings from our annual meetings with nicely designed covers, page formatting, and so on. These publications are not receiving the kind of use that they could be, and we urge our … Continue reading

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CFP: Games and Learning in Religion and Theology

The Wabash Journal Teaching in Religion and Theology seeks essays in a variety of genres and lengths that analyze how games and gameful learning are being utilized – and/or resisted — in religious studies and theology classrooms. Full call is available … Continue reading

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Wornom Innovation Grant application available

We are pleased to announce a new funding opportunity in religious education. The Wornom Innovation Grant seeks proposals for entirely new projects, for innovative developments within an existing project, or for bringing practices or insights from a different sector into religious … Continue reading

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