Archive for the ‘Faith & education’ Category
Because of inadequate public school capacity, the de Blasio administration has been urging religious schools to consider adding programs.
There is a mythology that in the public schools religion cannot be mentioned, the Bible can’t be taught, and religious expression is prohibited. As we gear up for a new school year, here are the commonly accepted guidelines for teaching the Bible (and religion) in the public school.
The floors are being polished, the books are stacking up and school bells are being dusted off! The young scholars are coming back for more wisdom!
Sunday school missionaries were the church planters & community developers of the 19th Century.
The state holiday originated as a way to honor the Sabbath school movement.
From Business Insider: What to say when the hiring manager asks about your religion in a job interview
Complaints against religious discrimination on the workplace or in the classroom are rising at record rates. How can you protect yourself from one of the most discriminatory queries of all is, “Which religion do you practice?”
The photographer Cornell Capa died nearly five years ago in New York City on May 23, 2008. Capa valued his religious heritage and photographing religion.
Holy book suffers in the hurried city life. Education issues
The general feeling within the Mormon Church is that education never stops. Seventh in our series “The Power of the Mormons in New York City”
OpEd: The Constitution is for everyone. Education should be too. By Fernando Cabrera, NY City Council, and Jeremy Del Rio, 20/20 Vision for Schools
Our city has a crisis that goes far beyond where congregations gather on weekends. Let’s redirect the city’s energies into partnerships that advance our children.