Jewish Education Around the World
38.9K views | +10 today
Follow
 
Rescooped by reuvenwerber from Information and digital literacy in education via the digital path
onto Jewish Education Around the World
Scoop.it!

My Learning Essentials online resources | Information Literacy

My Learning Essentials online resources | Information Literacy | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it

These online resources are highly interactive, using diverse and practical learning activities throughout each resource to provide frequent opportunities for users to practise relevant skills and techniques.


Via Elizabeth E Charles
more...
No comment yet.
Jewish Education Around the World
Covering Jewish Education Around the World
Curated by reuvenwerber
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by reuvenwerber
Scoop.it!

The 21st Century and the Remaking of American Jewry

The 21st Century and the Remaking of American Jewry | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
The American Jewish community is undergoing a major demographic transformation, driven by the imprint of the millennial generation and influenced by a collection of economic and cultural forces. This new Jewish paradigm encompasses a number of operating principles.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by reuvenwerber
Scoop.it!

What Exactly Is A Schechter Education Anyway?

What Exactly Is A Schechter Education Anyway? | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it

By better defining what makes Schechter “Schechter”, we can help NewOrg orient its exciting array of programs, resources, staff, and assets to better meet the needs of our family. Because however defined, this is a family of schools who will be building a new home in NewOrg. This is a family of schools who knew themselves to be a family regardless of where the central office was located or who staffed it. And this is a family poised to expand its definition of family. This is a family of schools who have made significant contributions to bring us to the Jewish present and are poised to help lead us to a bright Jewish future.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by reuvenwerber
Scoop.it!

From Paradigm to Practice: Innovative Global Partnerships between Jewish Community Centers – Jeducation World

From Paradigm to Practice: Innovative Global Partnerships between Jewish Community Centers – Jeducation World | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by reuvenwerber
Scoop.it!

Bringing Israelis and American Jews Together in America

Bringing Israelis and American Jews Together in America | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
Temple Emunah and the Israeli community have made significant progress in bringing the two communities together through joint community celebrations. We are now working together to expand this effort with new leadership from the Israeli community. After graduating from the Israeli American Council (IAC) “Gvanim” leadership program, Avigail Gans has taken it upon herself to extend and deepen this collaboration between the Israelis and the American Jewish communities.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by reuvenwerber
Scoop.it!

A Whirlwind Trip Exploring Education In Israel

A Whirlwind Trip Exploring Education In Israel | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
See pictures and a detailed summary of our trip throughout Israel, exploring schools, startups, and the education scene.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by reuvenwerber
Scoop.it!

Why CASJE - Ellen Goldring | CASJE

Why CASJE - Ellen Goldring | CASJE | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
In "Why CASJE?," members of CASJE's Board of Directors share why they became involved in Jewish education, how they see CASJE as contributing to the field, and other insights related to applied research.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by reuvenwerber
Scoop.it!

May is Jewish American Heritage Month

May is Jewish American Heritage Month | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it

By Congressional resolution and Presidential proclamation, MAY is Jewish American Heritage Month (JAHM). A national month of recognition of the more than 350-year history of Jewish contributions to American culture, JAHM acknowledges the achievements of American Jews in fields ranging from sports and arts and entertainment to medicine, business, science, government, and military service.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by reuvenwerber
Scoop.it!

Research ministers will move to make open access the default by 2020

Research ministers will move to make open access the default by 2020 | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
Member states to back both green and gold access and endorse move to end traditional subscription model, according to draft text
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by reuvenwerber
Scoop.it!

Twitter to exempt photos, GIFs from 140-character limit

Twitter to exempt photos, GIFs from 140-character limit | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
The @names in reply tweets will also not count toward the miserly limit in changes rolling out in the coming months.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by reuvenwerber
Scoop.it!

How Bat Mitzvah Became Orthodox - Torah Musings

How Bat Mitzvah Became Orthodox - Torah Musings | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it

Most of all, Orthodox Jews had to give bat mitzvah a chance. Unsurprising, therefore, the ritual was a product of the out-of-town Orthodox pioneers who dared to take risks along the American frontier. Decades later, it was long forgotten that bat mitzvah was ever a controversial item. In a sense, it had found a place within tradition. Bat mitzvah, then, had become Orthodox.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by reuvenwerber
Scoop.it!

Safety and Environmental Tips for Lag Ba’omer | machat.co.il

Safety and Environmental Tips for Lag Ba’omer | machat.co.il | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it

Tonight is Lag Ba’omer and there will be thousands of bonfires all over the country. During Lag Ba’omer, the air pollution is 18 times above the average. The Ma’ale Adumim environment group published a list of safety and environment awareness tips. Following the tips will lessen the risks to the environment and your health.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by reuvenwerber
Scoop.it!

Limmud Chavruta Releases Tikkun Leyl Resource for Shavuot

Limmud Chavruta Releases Tikkun Leyl Resource for Shavuot | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
The Limmud Chavruta Project is delighted to present its third downloadable Chavruta study materials for Tikkun Leyl Shavuot.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by reuvenwerber
Scoop.it!

Learning about Learning » Assessing Transformative Jewish Learning in Adulthood

The categories of impact that emerged from our interview data point to salient dynamics in transformative learning that can occur in a Jewish context
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by reuvenwerber
Scoop.it!

MOFET JTEC - Building Communities of Inquiry: Philosophical Inquiry with Children - A Workshop for Teachers & Jewish Educators at Day and Supplementary Schools

MOFET JTEC - Building Communities of Inquiry: Philosophical Inquiry with Children - A Workshop for Teachers & Jewish Educators at Day and Supplementary Schools | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it

he Shoolman Graduate Shool of Jewish Education at Hebrew College, Newton Centre, MA, presents a workshop for Jewish educators at day schools and supplementary schools, led by Jen Glaser Director of the Engaging Texts Network. This four-day seminar (July 20-23, 2016) will cover many topics from the Philosophy for Children approach to education to inquiry-based learning. Using Philosophical Inquiry, a special kind of inquiry based learning, this workshop will explore what philosophy can offer students of all ages.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by reuvenwerber
Scoop.it!

20 Ideas for Professional Development in the Digital Age

20 Ideas for Professional Development in the Digital Age | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
In this digital and connected learning age, there are countless opportunities for professional development. Here are 20 of them.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by reuvenwerber
Scoop.it!

Solomon Schechter School of Manhattan: Transforming the Education Model for the 21st Century – Jeducation World

Solomon Schechter School of Manhattan: Transforming the Education Model for the 21st Century – Jeducation World | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by reuvenwerber
Scoop.it!

Pew Study of Israel Shows a Nation Fractured Into ‘Tribes’ — Big Split With American Jews

Pew Study of Israel Shows a Nation Fractured Into ‘Tribes’ — Big Split With American Jews | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
It’s not uncommon for American Jews to visit Israel only to find that their notion of the Jewish state is completely upended. Life in the diaspora and life inside Israel have forged two very different types of Jews. And those huge differences are now quantifiable, thanks to a study from the Pew Research Center, released on March 8. Read more: http://forward.com/news/335302/pew-study-of-israel-shows-a-nation-fractured-into-tribes-big-split-with-ame/#ixzz4A2EXk6c6
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by reuvenwerber
Scoop.it!

Learning Blossoms: Global Day of Jewish Learning

Learning Blossoms: Global Day of Jewish Learning | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
On Sunday, November 20th, Jews around the globe will unite “under the same sky.” We invite your community to register (it’s free!) and join us. We’ll examine Jewish texts to explore nature and nurturing, ecology and the environment, cycles and seasons.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by reuvenwerber
Scoop.it!

Changing lives in style with Haboydem

Changing lives in style with Haboydem | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it

A little less than two years ago, with not much more than a whisper, one of the most fascinating and meaningful social enterprises to spring up in Israel, opened its doors off the busy Pierre Koenig Street, behind the Hadar Mall in Talpiot, Jerusalem. “Haboydem” – originally Yiddish, but now very much part of the Hebrew/Israeli vernacular, for the attic where you keep the stuff you don’t use anymore – is the name of this second-hand clothing store which looks and feels more like a Gap or H&M than anything else.

more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by reuvenwerber from Educational Technology News
Scoop.it!

5 Ways YouTube Can Transform Your eLearning Course

5 Ways YouTube Can Transform Your eLearning Course | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
Wondering how to use YouTube in your eLearning courses? Read this article to discover 5 ways YouTube can transform your next eLearning course.

Via EDTECH@UTRGV
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by reuvenwerber
Scoop.it!

At Museum of the Jewish People, an iconic exhibit breaks new ground

At Museum of the Jewish People, an iconic exhibit breaks new ground | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
As Beit Hatfutsot unveils a massive $100 million overhaul, its beloved display of miniature synagogues gets a high-tech makeover
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by reuvenwerber
Scoop.it!

Israel digs against clock to save Judean Desert scrolls from looters

Israel digs against clock to save Judean Desert scrolls from looters | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it

The Israel Antiquities Authority, the Heritage Project by the Jerusalem Affairs Ministry, and Culture and Sport Minister Miri Regev are promoting a national program of archaeological excavations in the caves of the Judean Desert to save the ancient scrolls cached there, the earliest extant manuscripts written in Hebrew.

more...
No comment yet.