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Gaza-Israel crisis 2012: every verified incident mapped

Gaza-Israel crisis 2012: every verified incident mapped | Judaism, Jewish Teens, and Today's World | Scoop.it

 See an incident-mapping to better understand the situation between Hamas and Israel since the assassination of Hamas leader Ahmed al-Jabari


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US television looks to Israel for ideas - New York Post

US television looks to Israel for ideas - New York Post | Judaism, Jewish Teens, and Today's World | Scoop.it
US television looks to Israel for ideas New York Post From left: Clare Danes ("Homeland"), Gabriel Byrne ("In Treatment") and Toni Collette ("Hostages") were all inspired by shows from Israel.
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A 12-Year-Old Weighs in on Jewish Camp in the Colorado Rockies

A 12-Year-Old Weighs in on Jewish Camp in the Colorado Rockies | Judaism, Jewish Teens, and Today's World | Scoop.it
Kaspar M. Wilder, 12, is a published poet, National Latin Exam Gold Medalist, a mythology buff, and all-around science fiction geek.
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NJ Reps Urge US, Israel to Find Missing Student

New Jersey politicians called for more help from both the U.S. and Israeli governments in the search for Aharon Sofer, a 23-year-old student from Lakewood, New Jersey who has been missing in...
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Taipei Restaurant Sells "Long Live Nazi Spaghetti"

Taipei Restaurant Sells "Long Live Nazi Spaghetti" | Judaism, Jewish Teens, and Today's World | Scoop.it
Both Israeli and German representatives have since condemned the Italian restaurant in Taiwan's capital
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Israeli-Arab Appointed as Apple's VP of Hardware Technologies

Israeli-Arab Appointed as Apple's VP of Hardware Technologies | Judaism, Jewish Teens, and Today's World | Scoop.it
Johnny Srouji is a Haifa native who studied at the Technion Institute
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Postal Service Apologizes for Denying Mail Deliveries to Israel

Postal Service Apologizes for Denying Mail Deliveries to Israel | Judaism, Jewish Teens, and Today's World | Scoop.it
The United States Postal Service (USPS) is apologizing to customers in several states who were reportedly denied delivery of their mail to Israel, according to a USPS spokesman. The USPS has faced
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Scottish Jew says he was fired for wearing Magen David

Scottish Jew says he was fired for wearing Magen David | Judaism, Jewish Teens, and Today's World | Scoop.it
Under Scotland’s broad anti-racist laws, the incident will be investigated for anti-Semitism
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Free Wi-fi all over for Israelis and tourists

Free Wi-fi all over for Israelis and tourists | Judaism, Jewish Teens, and Today's World | Scoop.it
Internet connections are moving outdoors, as Gilad Erdan removes limits on where routers can be set up

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Israel sets the bar with accessible technology for all

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Check out our fall JOLT catalogue of ONLINE classes for teens!

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Check out our fall JOLT catalogue of ONLINE classes for teens! http://b.3cdn.net/gratz/80da032284058d4bb5_wam6byo5l.pdf b.3cdn.net b.3cdn.net
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SA Jewish student’s pro-Palestine Facebook post triggers outrage, support

SA Jewish student’s pro-Palestine Facebook post triggers outrage, support | Judaism, Jewish Teens, and Today's World | Scoop.it
Deputy head boy of Jewish school uploaded image of himself in Palestinian scarf, says he’s a Zionist who ‘stands with Palestine’ over human rights violations
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Op-Ed: Gazans Must Get Rid of Hamas

Op-Ed: Gazans Must Get Rid of Hamas | Judaism, Jewish Teens, and Today's World | Scoop.it
As Palestinians, we can no longer deny our responsibility for the death of our own people
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When the dust settles

When the dust settles | Judaism, Jewish Teens, and Today's World | Scoop.it
With the latest flare-up in Gaza now seemingly coming to a close, this darling conflict of the media will…… Source: blogs.timesofisrael.com 
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Zach Schapira, Lone soldier for 3 1/2 years,  writes of the fall-out from the recent Israel Gaza conflict ..

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All-Female Orthodox Jewish Rock Group To Play Women-Only Show in New York

All-Female Orthodox Jewish Rock Group To Play Women-Only Show in New York | Judaism, Jewish Teens, and Today's World | Scoop.it
Bulletproof Stockings are not permitting men into the building during their performance.
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5 Tips To Make Parenting Your Teen a Joy (for Real) - Huffington Post (blog)

5 Tips To Make Parenting Your Teen a Joy (for Real) - Huffington Post (blog) | Judaism, Jewish Teens, and Today's World | Scoop.it
5 Tips To Make Parenting Your Teen a Joy (for Real)
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Many parents expect the teenage years to be a trial they will have to endure.
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Boom-Bang Homework Assignments

Students are more likely to do homework if the assignments are engaging, relevant, and reasonable -- and if the teacher makes them accountable for it.
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This recommendation will strike many as a 'no-kidding' moment. For others, it is time to bury 'busy work' and turn on students' minds with activities that are intellectually stimulating.

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Students Develop Nail Polish That Can Detect Date Rape Drugs | IFLScience

Students Develop Nail Polish That Can Detect Date Rape Drugs | IFLScience | Judaism, Jewish Teens, and Today's World | Scoop.it
Four undergraduate students at North Carolina State University are attempting to produce a nail polish that will reveal the presence of “date rape drugs” such as Rohypnol and GHB by changing color in their presence.
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Mayim Bialik Wants You To “Express Your Selfie”

Mayim Bialik Wants You To “Express Your Selfie” | Judaism, Jewish Teens, and Today's World | Scoop.it
The ‘Big Bang Theory’ actress and Texas Instruments are encouraging teachers and students to submit photos of themselves with their favorite TI technology.
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Calls to U.K. anti-Semitism hotline soar since start of Gaza conflict.

Calls to U.K. anti-Semitism hotline soar since start of Gaza conflict. | Judaism, Jewish Teens, and Today's World | Scoop.it
(JTA) — The number of calls to an anti-Semitism hotline in the United Kingdom jumped nearly fivefold since the beginning of Israel’s conflict with Gaza, according to a British Jewish organization.
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Great Google Search Strategies Every Student Can Use - Infographic

Great Google Search Strategies Every Student Can Use - Infographic | Judaism, Jewish Teens, and Today's World | Scoop.it
"A couple of years ago I published 10 Google Search Tips All Students Can Use. In that post I included a small PDF to distribute to students. The folks at Canva.com took a look at the post and turned it into a slick infographic for me. You can view the infographic below. Click here to download it from Box.com where I have it hosted."
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Electronic tool assesses teen substance use

Electronic tool assesses teen substance use | Judaism, Jewish Teens, and Today's World | Scoop.it
A simple electronic screening tool that asks adolescents how often they’ve used 8 commonly abused substances in the past year can separate teenagers into 4 clinically significant risk categories to help guide intervention, a new study reports.
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Rocket-ravaged Ashkelon to throw its annual summer bash

Rocket-ravaged Ashkelon to throw its annual summer bash | Judaism, Jewish Teens, and Today's World | Scoop.it
This month’s Briza Festival will go on, 2 days longer than usual, as ‘a big statement against Hamas’
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Cover Photos - Jewish Community High School of Gratz College | Facebook

Cover Photos - Jewish Community High School of Gratz College | Facebook | Judaism, Jewish Teens, and Today's World | Scoop.it
Jewish Community High School of Gratz College posted this photo on 2014-08-12
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Israel Grants Citizenship to Same-Sex Spouses of Jews

Israel Grants Citizenship to Same-Sex Spouses of Jews | Judaism, Jewish Teens, and Today's World | Scoop.it
A change to the Law of Return now offers the same citizenship rights to gay couples as heterosexual couples
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Israel's ‘TalkItt’ Allows People With Speech Impairments to Speak Clearly

Israel's ‘TalkItt’ Allows People With Speech Impairments to Speak Clearly | Judaism, Jewish Teens, and Today's World | Scoop.it
The speech technology app recognizes unintelligible speech and translates it into language
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Technology that affirms life

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Australian Teens Threaten Jewish Children on School Bus, Police Say Attack is 'Isolated' Incident

Australian Teens Threaten Jewish Children on School Bus, Police Say Attack is 'Isolated' Incident | Judaism, Jewish Teens, and Today's World | Scoop.it
Drunken anti-Semitic teens shout "Kill the Jews" at small children.
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These incidents are not to be ignored, they speak to a growing sentiment. We can not be silent in the face of anti-Semitism!
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