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Reflecting with Bert…

Bert Roebben continues to offer thoughtful reflection on our meeting at his personal/scholarly blog, Seeking Sense in the City. Read his 8th post!

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Business meeting materials

Here are materials for the 2016 REA Business meeting. Please note that it will be held DURING the Saturday luncheon, so it’s important to read these materials in advance and be ready to vote. Business meeting agenda Slate of nominees Executive … Continue reading

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Please read papers in advance!

Given how collaborative and collegial our RIG and workshop sessions are, it is important to read the papers or outlines in advance of each session. Some find it easiest to do so by clicking on the link in Sched in the … Continue reading

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Welcome letter from Program Chair/VP

Please take a moment to read this letter of welcome from our program chair and vice-president, Bert Roebben. In it he shares the rationale behind the various program changes we’re trying out this year.

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2016 Slate of nominees

Here is the slate of nominees being offered by the nominating committee for positions which need to be voted on during the 2016 REA business meeting: Vice-President and Program Chair-Elect: Kathy Winings, Unification Theological Seminary Kathy Winings is the Vice … Continue reading

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What does RE contribute to education?

This year’s program chair, Bert Roebben, offers a brief glimpse of why he thinks religious education is an important part of education more generally:

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Digital Badging workshop

Spread the news! The REA tech committee is sponsoring a free, public workshop on the morning of November 6th entitled “Making Learning Visible: Digital Badging in Faith Contexts.” A panel of three experienced religious educators — Liron Lipinsky, Director of … Continue reading

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Early bird pricing about to end

Early Bird pricing for REA2016 provides a significant discount on regular conference prices. This early price ENDS THURSDAY (9/15). Anyone registering on Friday through the end of October will have to pay the regular conference price. Don’t miss the savings … Continue reading

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Orthodox icons in Pittsburgh

Starting to look forward to our meeting? Here’s an article that describes one of the local painters from the Ukrainian community, and her work painting icons. Pittsburgh has a rich variety of religious communities, and Orthodox Christians form one of … Continue reading

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Share our meeting flyers!

Plans continue for our next annual meeting to be held November 4-6 in Pittsburgh. We now have two versions of a flyer that you can download and print, or send to friends and colleagues electronically. Color version of REA2016 flyer, … Continue reading

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