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How tech is changing the way we think and what we think about

How tech is changing the way we think and what we think about | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
At the 2014 IdeaFestival, Clive Thompson presented concepts of how technology is changing our thought processes, as explored in his new book "Smarter Than You Think."
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בין האדם למקום: 50 בתי כנסת
שהוצתו בשואה שוחזרו מגפרורים

בין האדם למקום: 50 בתי כנסת<br/>שהוצתו בשואה שוחזרו מגפרורים | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
חנן ויסמן, ניצול שואה מפולין, יצא לפנסיה והחל פרק חדש בחייו: במשך 20 שנה עבד בשקידה על בניית מודלים מוקטנים של בתי כנסת שהיו ואינם עוד, על פי תמונות ומחקר דקדקני
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A Cost-Benefit Analysis of Being Jewish

A Cost-Benefit Analysis of Being Jewish | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it

Economist Carmel Chiswick looks at religion not as a spiritual practice but as a good, something that is bought. How much is it worth?

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A fascinating look at choices from an economic perspective

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Google Hangouts Receives Screen Sharing Functionality

Google Hangouts Receives Screen Sharing Functionality | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
Google have recently updated their communication app Google Hangouts, enabling a new screen sharing feature amongst other new additions. The changes are se
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The Editor's Desk: War Tests Young Israelis At U.S. Summer Camps - The Jewish Week

The Editor's Desk: War Tests Young Israelis At U.S. Summer Camps - The Jewish Week | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
The Editor's Desk: War Tests Young Israelis At U.S. Summer Camps
The Jewish Week
Each summer the Jewish Agency for Israel sends hundreds of shlichim, or emissaries, to Jewish camps throughout the U.S.
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War or not, Israel's a great place to invest: Moody's - The Times of Israel

War or not, Israel's a great place to invest: Moody's - The Times of Israel | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
Another international ratings agency say that Israel's economy is a safe, stable place for investors' money
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Israelis Mark Yom Kippur With Prayers for Peace and Life

Israelis Mark Yom Kippur With Prayers for Peace and Life | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
The crowd gathering at the Kotel the night before Yom Kippur.
On the eve of Yom Kippur, Israeli Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu returned to Israel after speaking to the international community at the United Nations this past week.
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Understanding the Goals of Hamas and Israel - The Atlantic

Understanding the Goals of Hamas and Israel - The Atlantic | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
In a sermon, a rabbi does a deceptively simple thing to help explain the nature of the Middle East conflict.
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YIVO Hopes To Digitize Lithuania Archives — But Where Is the Cash?

YIVO Hopes To Digitize Lithuania Archives — But Where Is the Cash? | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
YIVO has launched a massive plan to digitize 1.5 million documents on Jewish life stored in Lithuania. But the group has so far only raised $350K toward the groundbreaking project.
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The nonexistent debate over Birthright and Masa Israel - Jewish World Features

The nonexistent debate over Birthright and Masa Israel - Jewish World Features | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
While the treasury’s threat to cut funding was never genuine, we must ask whether the state should be underwriting programs that bring Diaspora Jews to Israel.
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Recommended Sukkot Days Out in Israel!

Recommended Sukkot Days Out in Israel! | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
Chag Sameach! The way Sukkot falls this year, even those of us who do not travel on Yom Tov have......
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Former Gaza settlers put down new roots in the sand

Former Gaza settlers put down new roots in the sand | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
At Halutza, communities founded by Gush Katif evacuees hitch their fortunes to the dream of growing etrogs
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Free Technology for Teachers: Long Awaited Features Added to Google Forms

Free Technology for Teachers: Long Awaited Features Added to Google Forms | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
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Sailing To Understand Talmud and Torah

Sailing To Understand Talmud and Torah | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it

 

Understanding the Talmud can be a lifelong endeavor. One Modern Orthodox congregation is taking eager students out on a boat for lessons — with success.

 

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10 ways to take your Google Apps activities to the next level

10 ways to take your Google Apps activities to the next level | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
As computers became more widespread in schools and Microsoft Office were the staple programs, it felt like enough to assign a student to create a Word document. Create a PowerPoint. Create an Excel...
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Happy Connected Educators Month! #ce14

Happy Connected Educators Month! #ce14 | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
October 1st marks the beginning of Connected Educators Month! The idea is simple. Being a Connected Educator is important, not only to your own professional learning but to the learning of yours students as well. As many Connected Educators will tell you ...
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מה הקטע היא אפליקציה חדשה לכל מי שרוצה להתעדכן בחדשות בשפה פשוטה ובקצרה

מה הקטע היא אפליקציה חדשה לכל מי שרוצה להתעדכן בחדשות בשפה פשוטה ובקצרה | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
גרסת הבטא של אפליקציית מה הקטע? יצאה לדרך ומעדכנת אתכם בכל מה שצריך לדעת, בפשטות ובקצרה.האפליקציה מתעדכנת בכל יום בסיפורים אקטואליים חשובים, כל אחד מפושט וארוז בפחו...
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Free Technology for Teachers: Three Ways for Students to Create Online Picture Books

Free Technology for Teachers: Three Ways for Students to Create Online Picture Books | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
Three Ways for Students to Create Online Picture Books http://t.co/0aoZDKJp2d (from @rmbyrne) #edtech
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Anatomy of A Google Search

Anatomy of A Google Search | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
October 3, 2014
It takes only a fraction of a second for Google search engine to fetch search results relevant to your query. But do you know what happens during this fraction of a second? Do you...
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The Best 4 Android Apps for Creating Screencasts and Tutorials

The Best 4 Android Apps for Creating Screencasts and Tutorials | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
October 4, 2014
After writing about the three different ways to record a screencast on Chromebooks, I received a few emails asking about similar apps to use on Android. So I went ahead and compiled...
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Medieval inn, bathhouse beneath Jerusalem’s Old City to open to public

Medieval inn, bathhouse beneath Jerusalem’s Old City to open to public | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
Western Wall Heritage Foundation seeking to determine best current use for subterranean archaeological site which reaches down to Herodian period, near Temple Mount
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‪2 Dropbox Tips to Make Sharing Easier!‬‏ - YouTube

Storing files in Dropbox is only the beginning, to get the most out of Dropbox we need to share files. Do you want more videos with Steve? Click here to subs...
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27 Superb Sites With Royalty Free Stock Images For Commercial Use

27 Superb Sites With Royalty Free Stock Images For Commercial Use | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it

27 Superb Sites With Royalty Free Stock Images For Commercial Use That Can Be Used On Your Blogs, Websites, Social Media etc...

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