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MOFET JTEC - More than 800 Russian-Speaking Israelis Gathered at Kibbutz Ginosar for Limmud FSU Kinneret

MOFET JTEC - More than 800 Russian-Speaking Israelis Gathered at Kibbutz Ginosar for Limmud FSU Kinneret | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
More than 800 Russian-speaking Israelis between 20 and 40 years old, many with their children, gathered Dec. 11-13, 2014 for Limmud FSU’s Festival of the Sea of Galilee (Kinneret) at Kibbutz Ginosar. The event was held in collaboration with the Jordan Valley Regional Council, and with the support of the International Fellowship of Christians and Jews, the Israeli Ministry of Absorption, the Jewish National Fund, and others.
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MOFET JTEC - Eleven Hundred French Jewish High School Students Celebrate Hanukkah in Jerusalem

MOFET JTEC - Eleven Hundred French Jewish High School Students Celebrate Hanukkah in Jerusalem | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
Eleven hundred high school seniors from twenty-five Jewish schools across France celebrated the third night of Hanukkah (Thursday, December 18, 2014) in Jerusalem. Participants enjoyed performances by Israeli singer-songwriter Yonatan Razel and IDF Chief Cantor Lt. Col. Shai Abramson, accompanied by the IDF Rabbinate Troupe. Bac Bleu Blanc (“High School Seniors in Blue and White”) is a program run by The Jewish Agency for Israel, with the support of Keren Hayesod-UIA, that brings French Jewish high school seniors to Israel on a one-week educational trip every winter.
 
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MOFET JTEC - Historian Deborah Lipstadt, Best-Selling Author Ari Shavit and Hollywood Comic Avi Liberman to Join Thousands at Limmud Conference 2014

MOFET JTEC - Historian Deborah Lipstadt, Best-Selling Author Ari Shavit and Hollywood Comic Avi Liberman to Join Thousands at Limmud Conference 2014 | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
Thousands of Jews from 27 countries are converging at Limmud Conference 2014.  Encompassing “Jew Year’s Eve,” the global movement’s flagship learning festival will take place at University of Warwick in Coventry, from December 28, 2014 through Thursday, January 1, 2015. Holocaust historian Deborah Lipstadt, best-selling author and Israeli political analyst Ari Shavit, and Hollywood comedian Avi Liberman will join former Prisoner of Zion Yosef Mendelevich, Jewish Agency Chair Natan Sharansky, and Palestinian human rights activists Aziz Abu Sarah and Bassem Eid.
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MOFET JTEC - The Pardes Center for Jewish Educators Offers Two Opportunities for Day School Judaic Studies Teachers in North America

MOFET JTEC - The Pardes Center for Jewish Educators Offers Two Opportunities for Day School Judaic Studies Teachers in North America | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
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MOFET JTEC - HaYidion: RAVSAK's Journal of Jewish Education: Mission and Vision

MOFET JTEC - HaYidion: RAVSAK's Journal of Jewish Education: Mission and Vision | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
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MOFET JTEC - Network for Research in Jewish Education 2015 Conference – Call for Proposals

MOFET JTEC - Network for Research in Jewish Education 2015 Conference – Call for Proposals | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
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Frightened by Militant Islam and Anti-Semitism, French Jews Flee to Israel

Frightened by Militant Islam and Anti-Semitism, French Jews Flee to Israel | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
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GUEST POST: 3D Printing & Kiruv

GUEST POST: 3D Printing & Kiruv | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
About a year ago, I became interested in the relatively new technology of 3D printing. Over the next few months, I did a lot of research and decided to give it a try. What was once a mere interest ...
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MOFET JTEC - Applications for the Hidden Sparks 2015 Internal Coach Program Now Being Accepted!

MOFET JTEC - Applications for the Hidden Sparks 2015 Internal Coach Program Now Being Accepted! | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
Designed to support a school’s long term ability to address the needs of struggling learners, the ICP program provides training in understanding and teaching to diverse learning styles, behavior management, facilitation skills, and mentoring to selected faculty members to be resident Hidden Sparks “Internal Coaches.” Internal Coaches develop the expertise to become school-based resources on diverse learners. They receive training to facilitate monthly class-level meetings, and workshops on diverse learning styles. Internal Coaches provide coaching to classroom teachers to help identify specific learning strategies for students struggling in school.
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MOFET JTEC - Tablets Let Bedridden Kids ‘Attend’ School in Israel

MOFET JTEC - Tablets Let Bedridden Kids ‘Attend’ School in Israel | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
Many kids complain about being stuck at school, but for some, like those laid up in the hospital for long periods, going to school is a privilege they can only wish for. To help kids who are long-term residents of Schneider Children’s Hospital in central Israel, electronics giant Samsung and Israeli e-book distributor E-vrit are teaming up to provide an educational experience that will allow them to keep up with their classmates.
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MOFET JTEC - Jewish Teen’s Website a Hi-Tech Spin on Community Service

MOFET JTEC - Jewish Teen’s Website a Hi-Tech Spin on Community Service | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
The website, 23hrs.com, built by two New Community Jewish High School seniors, matches teens with community service opportunities based on their location, skills and interests. The site also tracks the number of hours that the teens volunteer and sends the data to their school for recording purposes. To make the experience more social, the site also has photo sharing and tagging features.
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MOFET JTEC - Identity and Inter Religious Understanding in Jewish Schools in England

MOFET JTEC - Identity and Inter Religious Understanding in Jewish Schools in England | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
This article sets up a dialogue between auto-referential (looking to self) and allo-referential (looking to the other) approaches to religious difference and applies these to education for inter religious understanding in Jewish schools. It begins by arguing that the multiculturalism of the 1980s and 1990s set up a duality of self and other, with the responsibility for looking to ‘the other’ (allo-reference) resting largely on the majority community and the licence to look to self (auto-reference) being given to minority communities.
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MOFET JTEC - HaYidion: RAVSAK's Journal of Jewish Education: Money Matters

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MOFET JTEC - Challah for Hunger

MOFET JTEC - Challah for Hunger | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
It’s a simple recipe: get together with friends on campus, bake and sell challah, and donate the proceeds to a meaningful cause. Through Challah for Hunger (CfH), thousands of student volunteers gather to continue the centuries-old tradition of baking challah and engaging in social justice work.
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