By Toby Rubin and Bill Robinson Recall for one moment, someone who mentored you. Our mentors reveal for us our full potential, and then they inspire and guide us to achieve it. Whether we are a teacher, a teacher-educator, an entrepreneur, or a leader of a legacy institution, our mentors helped us to become the successful Jewish educator we are today. For the two of us, and for so many others, Bob Sherman was that mentor. Hardly a day goes … [Read more...] about In Honor of Our Mentor Bob Sherman
The Jewish Education Project
The Jewish Education Project is expanding its Jewish education and engagement efforts through a grant from the Jim Joseph Foundation that will build its capacity, while also bringing on two new C-Suite hires.
The $1.5 million grant will build The Jewish Education Project’s capacity, positioning it to deepen its work in New York and build on recent successes to expand impact nationally. These successes include, but are not limited to, the … [Read more...] about Comings and Goings:
The Jewish Education Project names new C-Suite Hires;
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The Jewish Education Project has announced the second cohort of the Generation Now Fellowship, the first comprehensive fellowship to provide professional growth and leadership development for senior educators in the field of Jewish teen education/engagement.
Following a highly selective application process, the second cohort of 20 fellows includes veteran educators from across the country. These individuals represent 17 national organizations, … [Read more...] about Generation Now Fellowship:
Meet the Next 20 Participants
By The Jewish Education Project At this week's Jewish Funders Network Conference, The Jewish Education Project unveiled what we believe to be the largest study of American Jewish teens ever conducted, with 17,576 teens participating. GenZ Now, Understanding and Connecting with Jewish Teens Today deepens our understanding of the complexities of being a Jewish teen in the United States today. Among the key headlines from the report: … [Read more...] about Largest Study of Jewish Teens Previewed at Jewish Funders Network
The Jewish Education Project has announced the next cohort of New York-based educators to be honored with the organization’s Young Pioneers Award. This year’s five award recipients have created innovative Jewish learning experiences in their classrooms and institutions to inspire children, teens and families in creative new ways. Other innovations include creating service learning programs teaching Jewish values and creating inclusive Jewish … [Read more...] about The Jewish Education Project Announces Young Pioneers Award 2019 Recipients