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Bishop Munib Younan receives the Civis Mundi Award for Global Citizenship

Waterloo Lutheran Seminary’s inaugural Civis Mundi award was presented to Bishop Munib Younan (Evangelical Lutheran Church in Jordan and the Holy Land) on the evening of October 22; a day when Canadians were reeling from the tragic events in Ottawa which saw a deranged man brutally murder Cpl. 81 more words

Progressive Theology

Seeking Quality Education

Education is often viewed as a universal cure to the numerous problems that plague the world, from poverty to terrorism to inequality. But access to education isn’t enough. 534 more words

Alternative Education

Colectar mis datos

Keep Calm and Cha Ching!  Collect that Survey Data

Yesterday appears to have been a good data collection day.  I have been meeting with academic coordinators in order to solicit their graduate students to take my survey.  169 more words

Adult Education

The Flipped Classroom

I have experimented with a flipped classroom and the results have been mixed. Some students like to prepare ahead of time by reading the handouts or listening to a podcast; many do not. 262 more words

Adult Education

Should technology be banned in the classroom?

According to a well-known professor in the new media field, yes.

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/answer-sheet/wp/2014/09/25/why-a-leading-professor-of-new-media-just-banned-technology-use-in-class/

I was surprised when a found a number of younger students writing only in printed capitals on exams a couple of years ago. 340 more words

Adult Education

Behind the Scenes at Doncaster Archives

Having completed my research into the impact of studying local history on mental health and wellbeing during the summer, I have been putting the research into action with a WEA group in Doncaster comprised of students with mental ill health, some who also have learning difficulties this term. 397 more words

Adult Education

"Coffee and Conversation" Begins October 26

Starting Sunday, October 26, Good Sam will be offering “Coffee and Conversation” in the Fellowship Hall at 10:30 am. Coffee and Conversation is a lay-led* current events forum where we get together over coffee to discuss current world, national, or local secular events with an eye towards the gospel.  87 more words

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