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An Interfaith Framework for Teaching World Religions

Tuesday, October 9, 2012 (2pm - 3pm US/Eastern)

Webinar



The United States is the most religiously diverse country in the world. How can we help students to appreciate the depth and complexity of this rich religious landscape? The Interfaith Center of New York and an experienced Episcopal school chaplain and teacher of religion will present a framework for the teaching of world religions that incorporates "lived religions" as a way to better understand the religious lives and world views of our neighbors of various faiths. Applicable to grades 6-12.

All you will need to participate is a telephone and a computer with a high-speed Internet connection; no downloads are required!

Presenters:
The Rev. Stephen D. K. Arbogast, Senior Chaplain, National Cathedral School, Washington, DC
Henry Goldschmidt, Ph.D., Director of Education Programs, Interfaith Center of New York

Registration Includes:
Each registration equals one connection. Register for one connection and gather your leadership team around the screen. Or, register for multiple connections and enable school and church leaders to participate from a variety of locations.

Registration Deadline:
The registration deadline is Friday, October 5, 2012, at 11:59 p.m. (EDT).

Who Should Attend:
Teachers of world religion, history, the humanities, and other departments or interdisciplinary courses in grades 6 -12 that address various religious traditions and beliefs; and those who would like to learn more about this topic.

Registration Fees:
These fees are available through 10/05/2012
Name Price Available To
Members $0.00   Members
Non-members $75.00   NonMember

 



Cancellation and Other Policies:
Member Registrants: Please e-mail djs@episcopalschools.org should you need to cancel your participation in this webinar.

Non-member Registrants: Written cancellations received by fax, 212.286.9366, or by e-mail, djs@episcopalschools.org, on or before 5:00 p.m. (EDT), Friday, October 5, 2012, are entitled to a full refund, less a $10 processing fee. Requests received after this deadline or by any means other than fax or e-mail will not be entitled to a refund of any kind.

All Registrants: Any and all liability of the National Association of Episcopal Schools (NAES) with respect to registration, cancellations, changes in the content of the program, technology breakdowns, and refunds is limited to a sum no greater than the registration fee paid. Under no circumstances shall NAES be liable for incidental or consequential damages of any kind. Submission of registration and payment constitutes acceptance of the terms and conditions herein.

NAES or its contractors may be recording this webinar. By attending this webinar, attendees understand and agree to allow their voices and statements to be used by NAES in Association publications, on its website, in any and all distributed versions of this recorded webinar, and in marketing or promotional materials. Attendance at the meeting waives NAES from liability resulting from these uses.


For more information please contact:
Mr. David J. Schnabel CAE
Communications & Events Manager
National Association of Episcopal Schools
Phone: (212) 716-6182
Fax: (212) 286-9366
E-mail: djs@episcopalschools.org
An Interfaith Framework for Teaching World Religions: NAES