Professional Development Resources: Israel

Chaf-Tet beNovember: The Significance of November 29

The streets of Jerusalem have names that are not found in every city in the world. There are neighborhoods where the medieval commentators like... Read more

Educational Resources for Israeli Elections

Mock Election Outline Lesson Plan on Israel’s Electoral System – one lesson from the Lookstein Center’s Israel Curriculum List of Political Parties Participating in... Read more

Israel Resources

Activities for Israel Elections 2015 – This page presents educational resources on the upcoming Israeli elections. Resources include programming ideas, articles, and links. Jerusalem –... Read more

Other Election Activities

The following are some quick ideas and thoughts to aid in the teaching of the Knesset and Israeli political life in light of the... Read more

Yeshiva Students and Military Service

Dr. Moshe Sokolow explores the question of whether benei yeshiva should be exempt from military service.  Click here to read the article. Read more

Recognizing Greatness in Non-Jews: The Passing of Nelson Mandela

This article discusses the category of Hasidei Umot Haolam, with a focus on the achievements of Nelson Mandela. To read the article, click here. Read more

Israeli Mock Election 2003 Descriptions of Political Parties Handout

Likud Beteynu Security – Led by Benjamin (Bibi) Netanyahu, The Likud is a moderately right wing party. It has taken a strong stance fighting... Read more

Israeli Election Jingles/Advertisements

Likud Labor Yesh Atid HaTnuah Habayit HaYehudi Kadima Otzma LeYisrael Meretz Hadash Read more

Israel Education Blogroll

The Jewish Education Blogroll can be found here.  A Special Place in Hell Bradley Burston Candidly Speaking Isi Leibler Chelm on the Med Daniella... Read more

Israel Online

Israel Online is an annotated collection of educational resources about Israel divided into categories. These categories were chosen because of their practical value for... Read more
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