Slide1

Teaching Religion 101 –The Old School and the New School

On August 29, 2014, members of the Society of Biblical Literature and the American Academy of Religion shared tweets on what they had been taught as students and what they are teaching ...

Warner Bros Disclaimer

Racism–It’s not for Saturday Morning Cartoons or Sunday School Curricula Anymore!

Yesterday in my Bible and Race in the United States of America class, I asked students how differently they might read the Bible were it introduced with the following disclaimer:

page

Signifying on the World Religions Paradigm: My Introduction to Religion Course

This fall I joined Elizabethtown College as an Assistant Professor of Religious Studies. The department is situated in a comprehensive liberal arts college with historical roots in Church of the ...

Around the Web

seminarium

Seminarium: The Elements of Great Teaching

A space dedicated to discuss the craft and content of teaching in ...
doceri

Doceri

The 411 on the app that transformed my teaching.
Logo_Forum.Large_-427x250

Forum for Theological Exploration

Occasional reflections on 21st century Religious Studies scholarship.

From the Archives

Flintstones_secretary 1

Devices Equal Bad Note-Taking? It’s not that simple!

But we cannot forget that the default mode for schooling (from Early Childhood to HigherEd) is pen and paper…When we talk digital note-taking and other electronic engagement, we must consider that most students–let alone, teachers– are picking up skills on the fly.

Continue Reading
Screen Shot 2014-08-13 at 8.48.45 AM

Acting Upon Fear: A Call to Action from Ferguson and Beyond

This is about fear and how humans choose to deal with it. And it's a problem when individuals and institutions and corporations can designate some persons as collateral damage. It's a scary thing when the expense of human life can be factored in, or even worse, considered negligible.

Continue Reading
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 605 other followers