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Signposts – Policy and practice for teaching about religions and non-religious world views in intercultural education

This publication from the The Council of Europe is meant to provide a context on issues of teaching about religions and non-religious world views in the context of prior COE recommendations and exchanges.

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A New Settlement: Religion and Belief in UK Schools

A New Settlement: Religion and Belief in UK Schools

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Share My Lesson

Share My Lesson is a place where educators can come together to create and share their very best teaching resources. Developed by teachers for teachers, this free platform gives access to high-quality teaching resources and provides an online community where teachers can collaborate with, encourage and inspire each other.

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Small Planet BIG QUESTIONS

The 9 Wisdom traditions game created by World Religions Project is now available. It can be played on smartphones and tablets and is a great way to learn more about our own traditions (whether it be Christianity, Judaism, Islam, Hinduism, Buddhism, Taoism, the Baha’i Faith, Humanist or a small local tradition) but also about our [...]

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Uncommon Ground

It’s the start of a new semester, a great time to remind your students to appreciate difference. Promote the value of cross-cultural relationships in your classes this year.
This article from Teaching Tolerance on how friendships develops across these differences. A toolkit is included to help students build cross-cultural friendships.

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Avoiding the Holiday ‘Balance Traps’

Balancing holiday inclusion in your classroom can be tough and time-consuming, but ensuring equity is worth it. Take the time to do it well in December and year round. Teaching Tolerance has published this blog entry with various suggestions as how to avoid these Holiday issues.

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Teacher Training in NYC for Teaching about Religious Diversity

[ July 14, 2014 to August 1, 2014. ] This summer, the Religious Worlds of New York summer institute will bring twenty-five primary and secondary teachers from throughout the United States to New York City for a teacher training session. The teachers will work with leading scholars of religion, meet with diverse re­lig­ious leaders, visit local houses of worship, and conduct original field research. [...]

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Interfaith Explorers

Interfaith Explorers is a free UNESCO supported educational resource that helps pupils explore cultural diversity, understand and respect differences, and embrace similarities.
Interfaith Week is starting November 17 – 23, 2013.

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Lemons Activity

The objective of this activity developed by Interfaith Explorers is about understanding similarities, differences and valuing uniqueness.
Remember to bring lemons!

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Conversation Kits by Project Interfaith

Project Interfaith’s Conversation Kits include all the materials necessary to help you successfully organize your very own interfaith program.
The objective of a Speed Dialogue is to facilitate open, respectful conversations about religion, spirituality, belief, culture, stereotypes, and identity.
The Speed Dialogue program has quickly become one of the most popular programs of Project Interfaith, for facilitating [...]

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