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Classroom Resources

Looking for a lesson plan or classroom activity? You will find plenty of ideas in categories such as Bible, Jewish holidays, Jewish history, Jewish law, and more. Click Classroom Resources and search by Type, Disciple and/or Grade. Have something to contribute? We'd love to hear from you; be in touch.

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Join the Conversation

Lookstein's online discussion groups provide over 5000 teachers, administrators, principals, librarians, doctoral students and lay leaders with the opportunity to carry on serious online deliberations on issues in Jewish education as well as develop ongoing professional relationships.

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Professional Development

Jewish educators often look for that extra resource, a new idea, fresh outlook. This is the place. Here you will find articles, podcasts, and more to enrich your professional experience as a Jewish educator. Have a resource you'd like to share with others? We'd love to see it, let us know.


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Want to Be Heard? We Can Help!

Reserve your spot now to advertise in the upcoming Tefillah issue of Jewish Educational Leadership!
This issue is guaranteed to be widely read.
Deadline: end of month

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Shavuot Lesson Plan

What a great time of year, with Shavuot up next! If you are looking for a lesson plan, try this one, written by Moshe Abelesz.

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Yom Yerushalayim

Jerusalem Day (May 24)! Read up a bit. Start here (and see today's Lookjed). Happy 50th!

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JEL Journal Winter 2016 (15:1) – Teaching the Whole Child

Winter 2016

Our latest Journal, about teaching the whole child

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