And learning about religions and religious cultures will contribute to the moral, intellectual, emotional, and yes even spiritual self-knowledge of students in this most critical time of development. Students of religion go on to careers in a wide variety of fields including teaching, medicine, social service, law, journalism, international business, diplomacy, and, of course, religious professions of various kinds. Included: fischer shares a few approaches to teaching about world religions max w fischer in a businesslike manner the parent addressed me over the phone: when i was helping johnny with his homework last night i was taken aback that the answers to his work included terms like god, the old testament, and the ten commandments.
And at a wichita, kansas elementary school, students begin learning simple facts about three different world religions in first grade as per the core knowledge curriculum. Furthermore, the world history standards for the state of tennessee mandate that students learn about major religions and their philosophies they read, minimal understanding should include buddhism, christianity, hinduism, islam and judaism. Sinh viên nghèo: chí tài, trường giang, vỹ dạ, thế vinh| hội ngộ danh hài 2017 tập 4 (4/2/2017) - duration: 26:09 đông tây promotion official 3,404,850 views.
The more kids learn that the world includes people of many faiths and none (and that our government is not supposed to endorse any religion over others), the more prepared they will be to live in a society that is becoming more diverse by the day. I think people should learn about religionsbecease if the y learn the religions before you just go talk about them i have a friend who is amuslim sharmaine june 2, 2010 10:05 am. High school students in modesto, california take a world religions class in order to graduate — the only public high school with such a requirement and at a wichita, kansas elementary school, students begin learning simple facts about three different world religions in first grade as per the core knowledge curriculum. While the point that allowing religion to be taught in public schools will lead to too many controversies and arguments is a valid point, many people argue that this should not keep children from broadening their minds by learning about different religions. It should consist of a few major religions that have a strong impact in the world the more young students learn about the world, the more they will understand why certain things happen most people of the high school age or younger only have knowledge of their own religion, or none at all.
The student should have the right to practice their religion as they please, just on the own time yes, religion plays a huge part in molding a person but, should be practiced when the time is available, not in a classroom setting. Support students should learn major world religions in secondary school top 5 programming languages to learn in 2018 to get a job sadhguru owns the provoked law students who try to. In the first week of my undergraduate course on world religions, i give students a fill-in-the blank sheet relating to eight major religions students can give any response they want to the.
There are many benefits to learning about religion and schools in the united states — which have been mediocre in recent years, a 2012 programme for international student assessment study found. The constitution and the supreme court give us very clear license to allow students of all ages to become students of the religions of the world 3 we shouldn't shy away from curriculum that could get a little dicey where we have to navigate in volatile waters. Most states actually mandate that students learn about world religions as part of their standards for world history many state standards for language arts specify that students should learn to analyze the use of biblical themes and references.
Us students should not grow up in ignorance of the world religions but by the same token, nor should they grow up in ignorance of the world's dead religions, or the fact that the nonreligious and nonadherents are among the largest segments of the world, when it comes to religious identification. I saw educators trying to provide kids with facts about the histories and practices of world religions, including faiths about which few students knew anything. Study of the variety of religious traditions around the world makes it abundantly clear that different people operate under different assumptions about the way the world works to understand their actions, we must also understand their motivations.
To teach about religion is to study the religions of the world in a manner that is comparative, factual, and fair-minded, and that avoids any hint of faculty or students trying to persuade other faculty or students to subscribe to this or that religious (or non-religious or anti-religious) belief-system. I think that religious courses should be allowed in schools, because they are important to learn about i think it is important that people learn about all the religions of the world. Students should be allowed to learn about religions because it teaches us about other cultures and the people you wouldn't want to offend someone by saying something that to you would be friendly ,but to them it could be offensive.