European Association for Research on Learning and Instruction EARLI, SIG 19 conference

’Values, Worldviews and Religions in Education: Changing Realities in the City’

For more information, visit the conference website.

Online conference

The conference will be an online event using Zoom, a digital platform.  The conference is open for everyone interested and participation is free of charge.

Zoom-links for the sessions are avaialble in the conference schedule below. 


The conference has been postponed to November 10 - 13, 2020.

A pre-conference seminar for Junior Scholars on Monday the 9th November 2020.

Conference schedule and abstracts

Keynote speakers 

For more information on keynote lectures, visit the conference website.

TUESDAY kl 9-11
David Thurfjell, Professor, Study of Religions, Södertörn University, Sweden.

Religious by ascription: Muslims and post-Muslims in secular Sweden.

Martin Ubani, Professor, Religious Education, University of Eastern Finland, Finland.

Religious literacy and the 21st century school

Tünde Puskás, Associate Professor, Linköping University, Sweden

”We do not speak about it directly” – Talking about religion in Swedish preschools

Anna Strahn, Lecturer, Sociology, University of York, UK (co-authored by Rachael Shillitoe)
Anna Strahn, University of Kent.

Nonreligious Childhood: Growing up Unbelieving in Contemporary Britain