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Sep 14, 2016
By
Yonah Kirschner

Back in March, we interviewed Hanna Shekhter, Education Technology Specialist at Brauser Maimonides Academy, who shared her innovative methodology for Embedded Professional Development. In this new Educator Spotlight, you’ll get to hear from one of

Sep 7, 2016
By
Yonah Kirschner

Elul, the month just before the High Holidays, is traditionally a time for reflection and introspection. With Elul happening during September and coinciding with the beginning of the school year, teachers can take advantage of this opportunity and

Sep 1, 2016
By
Yonah Kirschner

Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur are just around the corner! We know the beginning of the year is a busy time for teachers, so we rounded up all the best videos, websites, apps and more to help you make the High Holidays meaningful for your students.

Aug 30, 2016
By
Yonah Kirschner

We know searching for effective educational videos on YouTube can feel like looking for a needle in an incredibly overwhelming haystack. Add in the Jewish element and we could be talking about grains of sand in an ocean -- but don’t get discouraged

Aug 4, 2016
By
Tatyana Dvorkin

Every year, gaming enthusiasts gather in New York for a few days to learn about and play at the Games for Change Festival (G4C). The event draws designers, coders, teachers, professors, researchers, and recreational gamers with an interest

Jul 20, 2016
By
Tamar Skolnick
Whether you love it or hate it, your students are -- and will be -- playing Pokémon Go.
Jul 19, 2016
By
Yonah Kirschner

 

Looking for Judaic Studies resources to use in the fall? Look no further! These new online resources are just what you need to bring the world of Torah to your digital native students.

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Jul 8, 2016
By
Yonah Kirschner


Summer is the perfect time to catch up on all the books you’ve wanted to read! Keep up on the latest in the field with these great reads on education, technology, and new approaches to teaching in the 21st century. Whether you’re just

Jul 5, 2016
By
Yonah Kirschner

In this Educator Spotlight, Rabbi Yoni Fein shares how personalized learning is helping all his students to succeed and explains how one particular element of blended learning is the real game-changer.


Yoni Fein is the Assistant Principal

Jun 6, 2016
By
Tatyana Dvorkin
Photo credit: Jeff Peterson via Flickr


One of the most common questions we get from teachers who are just starting to use more technology in their classrooms is “How can I keep students on task?” The question is certainly not new. It’s