What does it mean to be an Israel Educator? The Davidson School of JTS’s Israel Education Program by Alex Sinclair and Ofra Backenroth These are exciting times for those interested in Israel education. New initiatives abound, and increased attention is being paid to the … [Read more...] about What Does It Mean to Be An Israel Educator?
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by Cheryl Magen and Mark S. Young Jewish organizations are the lifeblood of our people - they nourish the needs of our communities socially, educationally, religiously and intellectually. These organizations succeed because of the passion and dedication of their employees: … [Read more...] about Jewish Values-Inspired Recruitment and Retention Tips for Jewish Organizations in 2013
PresenTense has launched a new partnership with the Rabbinical School of the Jewish Theological Seminary of America (JTS). JTS recently received a generous grant from the David and Myers Foundation to create a venture fund enabling fourth year rabbinical students to design and … [Read more...] about PresenTense and JTS Enter New Partnership to Train Rabbinical Students in Social Entrepreneurship
New York, New York - November 1, 2012 - Last week, a group of rabbis gathered at the Jewish Theological Seminary for a dialogue on the topic of Keruv (Outreach), Conversion and Intermarriage. The October 25th gathering was jointly convened by the Schechter Day School Network and … [Read more...] about Conservative Day Schools, Rabbis Talk About Outreach to Intermarried Families
September 27, 2012, New York, New York - The Jewish Theological Seminary (JTS) has received two grants made in collaboration by the Koret Foundation and the Taube Foundation for Jewish Life & Culture. The $450,000 in renewed funding will support three years of discretionary … [Read more...] about JTS Receives Renewed Funds to Support Discretionary Special Projects