Robert Kunzman

Professor, Education; PACE Faculty Advisory Board, 2014-present

Full Biography

Robert Kunzman teaches in both Curriculum Studies and Philosophy of Education, as well as the Teacher Education minor. His courses include:

  • "What is a Good Education?"
  • "Dialogue and Difference: Ethics, Religion, and Democracy in Education”
  • “Failure: And How We Can Learn From It”
  • "Preservice Teacher Socialization”

His scholarship examines the intersection of education, religion, and citizenship, particularly in the context of K-12 education in the United States. He has spent the last 16 years studying the phenomenon of homeschooling—its various philosophies, practices, and policies—and is the author of Write These Laws on Your Children: Inside the World of Conservative Christian Homeschooling (Beacon, 2009).

Professor Kunzman serve as Managing Director for the International Center for Home Education Research, a nonpartisan organization which provides expert information and analysis on homeschooling research for journalists, policymakers, and scholars.