Rodger Nishioka holds the Benton Family chair in Christian education as an associate professor at Columbia Theological Seminary in Decatur, Georgia. While he teaches in the area of Christian education and practical theology, he specializes in ministry with youth and young adults. Prior to his joining the faculty at Columbia, Rodger served for twelve years as denominational staff in youth and young adult ministry for the Presbyterian Church (USA).
Educators are engaging with neuroscientists to reshape classroom practices, content delivery, curriculum design, and physical classroom spaces to enhance students? learning and memory, primarily in elementary and secondary education. Why not in seminary education?