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Teaching About Religion Methods Mini-Course

<"This web site is designed to assist teachers of middle grades and secondary level history and social science programs in their handling of religion as curricular subject matter." Through a series of four online, self-paced lessons, current and future primary and secondary teachers can learn to be more sensitive to the religious diversity they will find in their classrooms. Lessons include presention of information, reflective exercises and... Show More


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Jody Ondich
Jody Ondich (Faculty)
7 years ago

This is a very fine collection of resources and reflection concerning teaching about religion, instead of teaching religious belief in a religious context.  It is ideal for use in high school, but parts wouldalso be useable for a lower division World Religions course at the college level. Nicely put together, easy to follow, clear links.

Time spent reviewing site: 1 hour