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Weighing In on Religion, Higher Ed

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Religious literacy in schools could solve tough problems

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Tradition of tolerance is a model during turbulent times

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Celebrating Connections

This activity has students look at various religious traditions and celebrations to find common understanding and differences among them. This activity will involve three classroom periods and also some homework for the students. The class will be divided into groups with each group researching and presenting on a certain religious tradition.

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Religious Education – The Non-Statutory National Framework

“ This booklet contains a non-statutory national framework for religious education. It:
■ sets out non-statutory guidelines for religious education in England
■ provides information to help those with responsibility for the provision andquality of religious education throughout the whole of the maintained system of education.”

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Primary Religious Education Interim Curriculum Guide

“The Newfoundland and Labrador religious education curriculum
is shaped by a vision of enabling and encouraging students to
grow religiously, spiritually and morally into informed, caring
and contributing members of society, who appreciate their own
beliefs and values, and the beliefs and values of others, and who
understand the contribution that Christianity and other religionsmake to human life.” (page 1)

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Learning to live together: An intercultural and interfaith programme for ethics and education

“Learning to Live Together approaches the issue of ethics education from the perspectives of intercultural and interfaith learning, human rights and quality education, where ethics and values are nurtured and where children are given the space to develop their innate potential for spirituality. It is our hope that this new resource will give us the [...]

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