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Israeli findings push first wheat cultivation back 11,000 years

Israeli findings push first wheat cultivation back 11,000 years | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it

Until now, humans were believed to have begun the transition from hunter-gatherer societies to established agriculture some 12,000 years ago • Excavation at Sea of Galilee reveals domesticated grains, weeds, and sickle blades for harvesting wheat.

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Chickens first commercialized in Israel 2,300 years ago, researchers say

Chickens first commercialized in Israel 2,300 years ago, researchers say | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
Poultry farms did not reach Europe until 200 years later.
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How Summer Camps Should—and Shouldn’t—Observe Tisha B’Av

How Summer Camps Should—and Shouldn’t—Observe Tisha B’Av | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it

Tisha B’Av commemorates the destruction of the First and Second Temples in Jerusalem. Thousands of years later and thousands of miles away, Tisha B’Av is also a day for some truly awful programming at Jewish summer camps.

I asked former campers, current camp staff, and Jewish educators from a...

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Everything I Needed to Know to be a Jewish Experiential Educator I Learned at a Bruce Springsteen Concert

Everything I Needed to Know to be a Jewish Experiential Educator I Learned at a Bruce Springsteen Concert | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
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Now available: “Synagogue Engagement: Reaching Out to Russian-Speaking Jews”

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News Use on Twitter and Facebook Is on the Rise

News Use on Twitter and Facebook Is on the Rise | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it

July 14, 2015 – Washingtgon – Fully 63% of Facebook users and the same share of Twitter users now say each platform serves as source for news about events and issues outside of friends and family—a share that has increased substantially from 2013, when about half of users of each platform (52% of Twitter users, 47% of Facebook users) said they got news there, according to a new survey conducted by the Pew Research Center in association with the John S. and James L. Knight Fou

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MOFET JTEC - Teaching Vocabulary in a Second Language – A Mofet International Webinar

MOFET JTEC - Teaching Vocabulary in a Second Language – A Mofet International Webinar | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
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MOFET JTEC - Why Fix What Ain’t Broke? Striving for Excellence in Hebrew Education

MOFET JTEC - Why Fix What Ain’t Broke? Striving for Excellence in Hebrew Education | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
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MOFET JTEC - A Case For More Teen Israel Trips

MOFET JTEC - A Case For More Teen Israel Trips | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it

The time to provide low-cost teen trips to Israel is now. The time to invest in more types of quality teen Israel trips, and advocating that every Jewish teenager celebrates this milestone event in their life journey has arrived. As a community, we haven’t done all that well preparing our children for freshmen orientation this fall. Let’s do better for their siblings in 20

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The Poverty of Propaganda

The Poverty of Propaganda | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it

Peddling vague stories of war crimes for political ends is obviously and utterly immoral.

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Direct Discussion: The Only Way to Enhance the Relationship between Members of Knesset and the Global Jewish Community

Direct Discussion: The Only Way to Enhance the Relationship between Members of Knesset and the Global Jewish Community | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
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Quran fragments from Muhammad era found at UK university

Quran fragments from Muhammad era found at UK university | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it

1,370-year-old manuscript sat unrecognized in Birmingham University library for a century; said to be one of oldest Islamic texts on record

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Practical Ed Tech Tip of the Week - 10 Google Search Tips for Students

Practical Ed Tech Tip of the Week - 10 Google Search Tips for Students | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it

When given a question or a research prompt students immediately turn to Google. Unfortunately, while many students think that they know how to use Google they don't really know how to find informat...

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The Federation situation: The good, the bad and the ugly collide in online debate | Religion

The Federation situation: The good, the bad and the ugly collide in online debate | Religion | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
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Sorry colonel, Israel had real original recipe chicken, research shows

Sorry colonel, Israel had real original recipe chicken, research shows | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it

Forget Kentucky. Ancient Israeli town of Maresha was where people first started preparing poultry for food, archaeologists say

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Facebook acquiring 4th Israeli company

Facebook acquiring 4th Israeli company | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it

Pebbles Interfaces, based in Kfar Saba, has developed technology for operating a computer through hand and finger gestures.

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CT scan of charred scroll yields oldest Biblical remnant after Dead Sea Scrolls

CT scan of charred scroll yields oldest Biblical remnant after Dead Sea Scrolls | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
High-tech deciphering of parchment found in ancient Ein Gedi synagogue, excavated 45 years ago, yields text from Book of Leviticus
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MOFET JTEC - Israel Signs Second Agreement with Tech Firm Lockheed-Martin to Encourage More Kids to Study Science and Tech

MOFET JTEC - Israel Signs Second Agreement with Tech Firm Lockheed-Martin to Encourage More Kids to Study Science and Tech | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
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MOFET JTEC - The Solution to the Birthright Dilemma: Jewish Orgs Unite to Show that Follow-up is Possible

MOFET JTEC - The Solution to the Birthright Dilemma: Jewish Orgs Unite to Show that Follow-up is Possible | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
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MOFET JTEC - New Virtual High School Consortium to Expand Educational Opportunities for Jewish Day Schools Nationwide

MOFET JTEC - New Virtual High School Consortium to Expand Educational Opportunities for Jewish Day Schools Nationwide | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
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