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Free Technology for Teachers: Eight Alternatives to Google Image Search

Free Technology for Teachers: Eight Alternatives to Google Image Search | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
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Promoting the Teachings of Educators and Rabbis with Ten of the Most Popular and Free Tools

Promoting the Teachings of Educators and Rabbis  with Ten of the Most Popular and Free Tools | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
Advancements in technology not only help empower people to become more productive in their work, but also provide a larger platform for educators and rabbis to present and spread their knowledge an...
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Has Modern Orthodoxy in America reached its breaking point? - Jewish World Features

The wealthiest and most influential Jewish community in the United States is in deep crisis. Will the different streams of Modern Orthodoxy go their separate ways, or will they learn from the fate of the Conservative movement? A special report from New York.

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16 Online Resources to Support Your High Holiday Curriculum | DigitalJLearning Network

16 Online Resources to Support Your High Holiday Curriculum | DigitalJLearning Network | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
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Pew Study Finds Orthodox Similar to Evangelical Christians — Not Other Jews - News

Pew Study Finds Orthodox Similar to Evangelical Christians — Not Other Jews - News | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it

The groundbreaking Pew study has released a new data-driven portrait of the Orthodox in America. It shows that they resemble evangelical Christians in many ways — and spotlights the wide gap between them and more liberal members of the tribe.

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Google launches teacher training center

Google launches teacher training center | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it

The tech giant now provides tips and training for teachers using its classroom tools.


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Nik Peachey's curator insight, August 25, 7:52 AM

Not big news, but some links that are worth checking if you want to get some form of Google accreditation.

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10 ways to help society on your holiday in Israel

10 ways to help society on your holiday in Israel | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it

 

Along with seeing the sights, why not use your vacation time to connect with Israelis working to make the world a better place?

 

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Going Back to School? Here’s How To Fight the Israel Haters

Going Back to School? Here’s How To Fight the Israel Haters | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
A few months ago, as the academic year was slouching to an end, I wrote in these pages to encourage the not-yet-graduated to stand up and fight anti-Israel sentiment on college campuses. The piece must have struck a nerve, as several readers, most of them parents of students or students-to-be, wrote...
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60,000 American Jews live in the West Bank, new study reveals - Israel

Scholar Sara Yael Hirschhorn calls group 'strikingly over-represented' in settler movement.

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Where the Golan’s rivers flow into the Sea of Galilee

Where the Golan’s rivers flow into the Sea of Galilee | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it

The Majrase Nature Reserve is one of hundreds of national parks and reserves ideal for visiting in the summer heat. Here’s a look at just half a dozen of them

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Has Modern Orthodoxy in America reached its breaking point? - Jewish World Features

The wealthiest and most influential Jewish community in the United States is in deep crisis. Will the different streams of Modern Orthodoxy go their separate ways, or will they learn from the fate of the Conservative movement? A special report from New York.
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Pew Study Sees Big Gap Between Ultra-Orthodox in America and Israeli - Breaking News

Pew Study Sees Big Gap Between Ultra-Orthodox in America and Israeli - Breaking News | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it

Did we need the Pew Research Center to tell us American haredim are different than other Jews? It’s no surprise that American haredi Orthodox Jews marry young, have big families, care more about religion and skew further right politically than the rest of the American Jewish community.

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Read the World’s Best Books for Free With The Harvard Classics

Read the World’s Best Books for Free With The Harvard Classics | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
Most of us struggle to choose which book to read next. Either we've run out of recommendations, or our "to read" list leaves us spoiled for choice. And with time being so short, we don't want to risk wasting any of it on a book that's less than par. This article details a multi-volume collection…
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Promoting the Teachings of Educators and Rabbis with Ten of the Most Popular and Free Tools

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Ahead Of Its Time: One Synagogue's Approach To Inclusion

Ahead Of Its Time: One Synagogue's Approach To Inclusion | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it

How one synagogue is making sure it is accessible.

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Free Technology for Teachers: Good Online Bookmarking Tools for Students

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Violent summer inspires schools to focus on tolerance

Violent summer inspires schools to focus on tolerance | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it

Education Ministry orders schools nationwide to hold classes on the need to fight violence and racism throughout first week of the new school year • "We are obligated to teach students the sacred values of human dignity," ministry's director general says.

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The ‘digital diva’ is on a quest for the makings of a mensch

The ‘digital diva’ is on a quest for the makings of a mensch | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
Filmmaker Tiffany Shlain’s new documentary shows how to improve your personality through 19th century Mussar teachings
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Jewish Schools Build with Customized Online Learning Initiative

Jewish Schools Build with Customized Online Learning Initiative | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it

 

As technology continues to permeate traditional classroom environments, more than 25 Jewish day schools are taking part in a new era of learning fostered by Bonim B’Yachad (translated from Hebrew as “building together”), an Israel-based online learning initiative founded three years ago.

Led by CEO Aryeh Eisenberg and headquartered in Modi’in, Bonim B’Yachad offers Jewish schools an à la carte menu of academic courses that enable them to fill the specific needs of their students.

 

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