By Lenny Silberman By now you’ve most likely aware of the phenomenon of esports. You may recall reading about the exploding popularity of multi-player, competitive video gaming a year ago in my post here at eJewishPhilanthropy. You may have seen news reports about the … [Read more...] about Generation Z and the Language of Esports
Engaging Jewish Teens
By Dana K. Prottas Youth service organizations are embarking on a new decade of innovation and engagement for Jewish teens across the country. Part of this pivot stems from the monumental Jewish Education Project’s recent study, which is the largest study of American Jewish … [Read more...] about USY Embarks on Transformational Change
By Melanie Schneider and Brian Jaffee As the Jewish Teen Education and Engagement Funder Collaborative continues the work that started in 2013, we are excited about the advances we see in the field. More communities have more resources to offer, in an increasingly diverse, … [Read more...] about Serving as Leaders for the Jewish Teen Education and Engagement Funder Collaborative
By Rabbi Becky Hoffman Mark is an 11th grader at our congregation. He has not stepped into our synagogue since the day of his Bar Mitzvah other than High Holy Day services. The family has stayed members because there is a younger brother who is a year away from his Bar … [Read more...] about Counting Differently – Success with Teen Engagement
The Jewish Education Project has announced the second cohort of the Generation Now Fellowship, the first comprehensive fellowship to provide professional growth and leadership development for senior educators in the field of Jewish teen education/engagement.
Following a highly … [Read more...] about Generation Now Fellowship:
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