Since its founding as in 1924 as Chicago’s College of Jewish Studies, Spertus Institute for Jewish Learning and Leadership has been on a mission: to train teachers and future Jewish leaders for positions across the Jewish community, to advance higher Jewish education, and assist J … [Read more...] about Spertus Institute announces New Cohort of Jewish Educators for Leadership Training Program
By Ted Sasson The Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Foundation announces open recruitment for Cohort III of the Mandel Executive Leadership Program. The program’s aim is to improve the capacities of rising leaders to address the challenges and opportunities facing their c … [Read more...] about Applications Open for New Cohort of Mandel Executive Leadership Program
M²: The Institute for Experiential Jewish Education launches its 5th Senior Educators Cohort (SEC). Designed for senior-level educators interested in delving deeply into a holistic approach toward the theory and practice of experiential Jewish education. Work closely with master f … [Read more...] about Senior Educators Cohort 5 – APPLICATIONS OPEN!
By Sue Bojdak
“What can you tell me about the other people in the cohort?” A bolder version, informed by greater chutzpah or not-so-great past experiences, usually includes the awkward preamble. “I’m not exactly sure how to ask this, but … I mean, what’s the background of the o … [Read more...] about “Is It a Good Cohort?”
Building Intentional Communities
Applications now open for Fall 2020 cohort Jewish leadership programs generally focus on either management skills or Jewish literacy. But in today’s world, the hardworking professionals and dedicated volunteers who lead Jewish organizations need specialized knowledge in both t … [Read more...] about Participants from Seven States begin Spertus Institute Certificate in Jewish Leadership Program in Partnership with Northwestern University