ERIC Number: EJ433722
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: 0
Teacher Education and Religion: The Role of Foundations Courses in Preparing Students to Teach about Religions.
Kniker, Charles R.
Religion & Public Education, v17 n2 p203-22 Spr-Sum 1990
Compares assumptions regarding teaching about religions found in a 1959 report with those held by contemporary advocates of religion studies. Explores ways of preparing future teachers to handle teaching about religions. Urges teachers to be aware of students' religious perspectives. Suggests using reference to religions in textbooks, legal cases on censorship, and extracurricular activities. (DK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A