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Dec 11, 2018
By
The Jewish Education Project
New role to begin July 1; follows extensive national search to succeed Robert Sherman
Jan 2, 2019
By
Tatyana Dvorkin
DigitalJLearning Director Tatyana Dvorkin looks ahead to 2019.
Dec 28, 2018
By
David Bryfman
When I was about seven years old, my parents dropped me off at a youth movement, Habonim Dror, to get me out of the house. I was seven and they had enough of me hanging around the house on Saturday afternoons. As far as I knew, my parents’ attitude...
Dec 21, 2018
By
The Jewish Education Project
Shifting power dynamics, student empowerment and reimaging Jewish rituals and texts were the major topics of conversation at the Jewish Futures Conference 2018: Power to the People
Dec 19, 2018
By
Tatyana Dvorkin
Learn about six great tools for teaching coding in the classroom.
Dec 13, 2018
By
Gabriel Weinstein
“By using technology we are allowing our students to see Judaism as relevant,” Rabbi Melissa Buyer-Witman, Director of Lifelong Learning at Temple Israel of the City of New York, explains in this month's Educator Spotlight.
Nov 30, 2018
By
Gabriel Weinstein
Just like the Hanukkah candles, Jewish education increases the holiness in our world.
Nov 13, 2018
By
The Jewish Education Project
The two conferences featured 34 different speakers who spoke on topics ranging from data driven instruction in Judaic Studies to workshops on understanding dyslexia.
Nov 12, 2018
By
Gabriel Weinstein, Project Manager, Digital Content and Communications
“The best part about EdTech are the surprises that come down the line,” explains Miri Rubin of The Ramaz School in this month's Educator Spotlight.
Oct 31, 2018
By
Gabriel Weinstein, Project Manager, Digital Content and Communications
After the shooting in a Pittsburgh synagogue, many Jewish educators around the country were confronted with unsettling questions. Among them: What do I tell my students tomorrow?'
Oct 26, 2018
By
Sara Seligson
$4 million in new funds are available to help our children thrive, writes Sara Seligson, Managing Director of Day Schools & Yeshivot -- but only if we plan properly.