Changes are afoot at Makom - the Jewish Agency's Israel Education Lab. Abi Dauber Sterne, Hillel International's vice president for Jewish education, has been named the new director. Jonny Ariel, Makom's founding executive director, will continue his work with Makom … [Read more...] about Comings & Goings: ‘Israel Education Lab’ Names New Leader
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Amplifying the Impact of Jewish Grandparents to Connect Jews Around the Globe By Jay Weinstein Today’s grandparents are heavily involved in their grandchildren’s lives and have incredible potential in passing down Jewish values to the next generation. That’s the concept that g … [Read more...] about Are Grandparents the Key to the Jewish Future?
By Nathan Roi translated to English by Daniel Temkin Over five years have passed since Luca Elek first joined MiNYanim, an educational program in which participants collaboratively explore their Jewish identities, community, and leadership. Since then, she has taken the … [Read more...] about “I wanted to do something for the Jewish people”
340 coming shortly on intern programs told not to come Israeli newspaper Makor Rishon is reporting that the Prime Minister's Office has stopped transferring funds to Masa due to "conflict of interests" with the Jewish Agency. The request was initated by the Office's legal … [Read more...] about Funding Dispute threatens Masa Programs
A collaboration between The iCenter for Israel Education, Jewish Agency for Israel (JAFI), and Foundation for Jewish Camp (FJC) is working closely with eight Jewish summer camps as part of a 20-month intensive process to infuse dynamic and meaningful Israel experiences throughout … [Read more...] about New “Israel @ Camp” Intensive Aims to Infuse Deeper Israel Experiences at Summer Camp