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2014 Annual Meeting

San Diego, CA

Meeting Begins11/22/2014
Meeting Ends11/25/2014

Call for Papers Opens: 12/20/2013
Call for Papers Closes: 3/4/2014

Requirements for Participation

Academic Teaching and Biblical Studies

Program Unit Type: Section
Accepting Papers? Yes

Call For Papers: The Academic Teaching and Biblical Studies section is sponsoring 4 sessions in 2014. The first theme session "Teaching the Bible Visually or Geographically" welcomes proposals on this topic. The second theme session "Enhancing Teaching and Learning in Biblical Studies" is also seeking proposals. The third theme session "Teaching the Bible in an Open World: Open Resources for Teaching and Learning with the Bible" is co-sponsored with the Global Education and Research Technology section and welcomes paper proposals pertinent to this topic. ATBS will also sponsor a panel discussion on "Motivation and Learning in Biblical Studies." For more information about these sessions and information on how proposals will be evaluated, please go to

Program Unit Chairs

Taylor Halverson

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