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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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Sep. 6, Symposium, Critical Pedagogies: Equality and Diversity in a Changing Institution, Scotland

[ September 6, 2013; ] Critical Pedagogies: Equality and Diversity in a Changing Institution
(Interdisciplinary Symposium at the University of Edinburgh, 6th September 2013)

This one-day interdisciplinary and cross-disciplinary symposium aims to open up discussions regarding teaching in our changing institutions, investigating how our roles as both teachers and learners are continuously challenged and negotiated. Researchers and educators from across the disciplines [...]

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CFP Deadline: Apr. 1, Symposium, Critical Pedagogies: Equality and Diversity in a Changing Institution, Scotland

[ February 27, 2013 to April 1, 2013. ] Critical Pedagogies: Equality and Diversity in a Changing Institution
(Interdisciplinary Symposium at the University of Edinburgh, 6th September 2013)

This one-day interdisciplinary and cross-disciplinary symposium aims to open up discussions regarding teaching in our changing institutions, investigating how our roles as both teachers and learners are continuously challenged and negotiated. Researchers and educators from across the disciplines [...]

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CFP Deadline: Feb. 28, Call for Manuscripts: “Teaching History,” Academic Exchange Quarterly

[ January 28, 2013 8:00 pm to February 27, 2013 8:00 pm. ] Academic Exchange Quarterly welcomes manuscripts on teaching any historical subject, time period, or region. Here are some questions that may be addressed… other questions as well as proposals from diverse perspectives are encouraged.

1. What pedagogical or andragogical approaches should be used in teaching an
undergraduate or graduate history class?
2. As our understanding of history and historical [...]

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CFP Deadline: Feb. 1, Conference on “Teaching Globalization: Crossing Borders / Crossing Disciplines,” USA

[ January 9, 2013 to January 31, 2013. ] “Teaching Globalization: Crossing Borders / Crossing Disciplines,” an interdisciplinary conference, will be held at Boston University on June 22, 2013.

As the challenges now facing students transcend old borders dividing cultures and polities, new curricula must also transcend old boundaries dividing the academic disciplines. To address these parallel trends, this conference calls for papers from teachers [...]

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European Forum for Teachers of Religious Education

The European Forum for Teachers of Religious Education exists to form a European organisation to further the teaching of Religious Education. Member organisations represent teachers in schools, colleges and universities and work together to provide a forum for the exchange of ideas and working methods.

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Teaching Sensitive and Controversial Issues

This index of papers offers teachers advice and guidance on how to approach teaching sensitive and controversial topics in schools.
Some of the topics covered include creating safe spaces, discussion roles, 'political correctness', media literacy and links to other useful websites.

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Songs for religious education

Sing Up offers songs, music and lyrics to teach and inspire pupils on intercultural and religious education. The organization consideres that singing improves learning, confidence, health and social development, having the power to change lives and help to build stronger communities.

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INTER Guide

The INTER Guide has been designed as a practical tool to provide the reader with support in
analyzing, implementing and improving Intercultural Education in school practices. While
writing it we have been focused on teachers in training and teachers in service, but we hope it
could be also useful to anyone with a direct or indirect interest in [...]

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TeachRE

If you want to know about teaching Religious Education this site is for you. Teaching RE is an exciting, challenging and varied career choice; being able to enthuse, educate and inspire young people is a privilege. 

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