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Century-Old Jewish Mural's Hidden History in Vermont

Century-Old Jewish Mural's Hidden History in Vermont | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
An old apartment building in Vermont seems like an odd place to find a rare Lithuanian synagogue mural. But treasures often turn up where you least expect them.
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5 Popular Tools That You Might Not Realize Work on Android Tablets

5 Popular Tools That You Might Not Realize Work on Android Tablets | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
Share There are certainly many more solid apps available for Android tablets than there were a few years, yet there are still many times when someone will ask me if one of my recommended tools is a...
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Torah Summary - Learn and remember your Torah

Use systematic summaries or outlines of Chumash [Bible], Gemara [Talmud], etc. to help review your Torah or learn it for the first time.

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Second Temple-era soapbox found in City of David? - Archaeology

A unique stepped structure exposed on the street ascending from Siloam Pool to the Temple Mount raises eyebrows among archaeologists.

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Record number of new immigrants to enter Israel's school system

Record number of new immigrants to enter Israel's school system | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it

As Israel prepares for start of new school year, Immigrant Absorption Ministry hails 50% increase in number of new immigrants to begin studying at an Israeli school for the first time • Minister Elkin: We haven't witnessed this kind of growth in 15 years.

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Four Skills to Teach Students In the First Five Days of School

Four Skills to Teach Students In the First Five Days of School | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
Alan November explains how he would use the first five days of school to lay the groundwork for a year of learning that goes far beyond the test.
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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

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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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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Jewish Camping 101: How to Celebrate Your Faith While Hiking and Pitching a Tent!

Jewish Camping 101: How to Celebrate Your Faith While Hiking and Pitching a Tent! | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
Summer may be almost over, but there’s still plenty of time left to experience the great outdoors. The trees are lush and green, the ponds are lukewarm, and the insects on the trails have even calmed down from their frenzied biting. Have you always wondered what the stars look like at night in the...
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Teachers — The Unsung Heroes

Teachers — The Unsung Heroes | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it

As parents, we rarely stop to think about the commitment and personal sacrifice that teachers make on a regular......

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Record number of new immigrants to enter Israel's school system

Record number of new immigrants to enter Israel's school system | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
As Israel prepares for start of new school year, Immigrant Absorption Ministry hails 50% increase in number of new immigrants to begin studying at an Israeli school for the first time • Minister Elkin: We haven't witnessed this kind of growth in 15 years.
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Happy New Year - National Library of Israel Resource Pack

Happy New Year - National Library of Israel  Resource Pack | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
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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
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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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Seven EdTech Tools To Watch This Year | DigitalJLearning Network

Seven EdTech Tools To Watch This Year | DigitalJLearning Network | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
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