Jewish Interactive hosted their second annual dinner at Google HQ London last week, raising awareness of their work transforming Jewish education with technology. Having created apps that have been downloaded in 850 cities around the world so far, the evening was a celebration … [Read more...] about Googlers turn Jewglers at Google’s London HQ
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By Harriet Skelly In 2013, Congregation Shir Ami in Castro Valley, CA, was at its lowest membership in 15 years. Several years earlier, we had implemented a new, low-cost dues structure in the hopes that it would help increase the membership. At about the same time, Rabbi Rick … [Read more...] about How Tots Helped Our Small Congregation Grow
By Jonathan Mirvis Those who aspire to fill senior positions in the field of Jewish education, often face a difficult dilemma. Should they choose to do an MA degree within the field of Jewish Education or should they choose to specialize in Non-Profit Management. An MA in … [Read more...] about Hebrew University offers MA in Non-Profit Management and Leadership with a specialization in Jewish Education
By Judy Mars Kupchan and Rabbi Johnny Solomon Among the voices of dread about the future of the Jews in Europe is one remarkable prophet whose focus is not politics or Anti-Semitism but an opportunity that is at stake. According to Barbara Lerner Spectre, “a dramatic r … [Read more...] about Can Online Study Impact Jewish Learning in Europe?
By Aaron Richmond I had a bar mitzvah, have been to Israel twice, recently graduated college, and am 22. I also happen to be blind. Like most young Jews, I want our Jewish community to be welcoming and respectful of all. Thus, I was excited to see the report by the extremely … [Read more...] about Making Jewish E-Learning Accessible to All