All Discussions Tagged 'education' (54)

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United States Department of Education should no longer recognize TRACS as an accreditation body.

TRACS (Transnational Association of Christian Colleges and Schools) is being used to give accreditation to nonsense tertiary institutions,…

Started by Dyslexic's DOG

2 Oct 11
Reply by Dyslexic's DOG

I found a neat book to teach kids the basics of Evolution

I'm always looking to keep my kiddos inspired, and I think education is a big part of that. Who agrees? Just found a neat and adorable kid'…

Started by Milton

1 Aug 2
Reply by Michael Penn

My motives for writing about religion

My motives for writing about religion occur because I see all the harm caused by self-righteousness and proselytizing religious people. Man…

Started by Joan Denoo

4 Feb 23
Reply by Greg

Richard Dawkins speaks to a Hasidic rabbi on religious day schools and evolution

(Warning: there's a loud noise at 0:48. Be careful if you're wearing earphones!) Richard Dawkins speaks strongly about young-Earth-crea…

Started by Grinning Cat

6 Dec 4, 2014
Reply by Grinning Cat

The Good News Club: R. Elisabeth Cornwell interviews Katherine Stewart

"The Christian Right's Stealth Assault on America's Children. The Good News Club turned up at her children's elementary school in Santa B…

Started by Joan Denoo

4 Oct 22, 2014
Reply by eric stone

The Horrors of a Catholic School Education (and its Occasional Wonders If You Insist)

(This discussion is for survivors of RC schools. If you survived horrors in public schools, start or add to another discussion.)I was about…

Started by tom sarbeck

0 Sep 1, 2014

BBC article - Study: Religious children are less able to distinguish fantasy from reality

This study from Boston University goes into the impact of religion and thinking later on in life. The defence for the "imaginative" nature…

Started by Christopher Cosgrove

1 Jul 30, 2014
Reply by Michael Penn

Inoculating children against religion

Hi everyone, this is my first discussion here. Pleased to meet you all! I'm a father of two young kids. The older one is in early grade sc…

Started by B Fletcher

16 Mar 21, 2014
Reply by Michael Penn

Very cool (informative on critical thinking/how to debias"? (new book)) Skepticality podcast; freebies... link within: grand unified radio too.. er' grey's you…

Started by AgeOfAtheists14

1 Dec 21, 2013
Reply by AgeOfAtheists14

Children were to be labelled as racists

A "racial discrimination" note would be added to their child's education record if they didn't go on a religious trip.

Started by Anon

6 Dec 15, 2013
Reply by k.h. ky


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