The Qur’an and Our Values as Educators

LEARNING TO LOVE EDUCATION AGAIN
Making Connections Between the Qur’an and Our Values as Educators
By STUART GRAUER
reflectionI’m not Muslim, but I have been reading the Qur’an lately, in my role as a scholar and teacher, especially since there is so much reference to it in the news. As a humanities teacher and writer, I love how it is meant to be read in slow, measured rhythmic tones, like a meditation, and like much great poetic verse. Education and understanding are the only sustainable ways out of fear. read more

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