Unpacked for Educators, a digital resource for Jewish educators from Jerusalem U, has launched the Unpacked for Educators Partner School Research Initiative. This research initiative, which will run during the 2019-2020 school year, will help the Unpacked for Educators team … [Read more...] about Unpacked for Educators Launches Partner School Research Initiative to Explore Israel Education
The Center for Israel Education and the Emory Institute for the Study of Modern Israel invite Jewish 10th-, 11th- and 12th-graders to apply to attend the next Teen Israel Leadership Institute in Atlanta during the weekend of Dec. 6 to 8. The institute features a series of … [Read more...] about Applications Open: A Weekend of Israel and Leadership for Teens
By Melissa Cohavi, LMSW, MARE, RJE Israel education can be challenging to present to both young people and adults in the supplemental-congregational setting. Politics, the conflict, and all of the traditional ways into teaching about Israel are so loaded, and if the learner … [Read more...] about Another Lens Through Which to Look at Israel Education
By Mitchell G. Bard, PhD. In his article “Israel Education: Is Your School Ready?” Tal Grinfas-David presents a troubling outline for what schools should be teaching. While much of what he describes is necessary, it is not enough, and the deficiency is so serious it will per … [Read more...] about Who Is Afraid of Israel Advocacy?
By Tal Grinfas-David
teachers in Los Angeles incorporate Israel in thoughtful ways
throughout their curriculum. A Denver teacher’s entire classroom
approach changes after she experiences a lesson on water resources in
Israel. A formerly floundering community program i … [Read more...] about Israel Education:
Is Your School Ready?