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Events and Opportunities for Educators

Course Starting Soon: How to Facilitate Hebrew Language Acquisition in the Classroom

ב"ה אם את מורה לעברית, ומעונינת להתפתח מקצועית ולרכוש כלים עדכניים להוראת שפה שניה על פי הגישה התפקודית, מקומך איתנו! הצטרפי עוד היום למסלול ההכשרה המיוחד שלנו עבור מורות המלמדות עברית בבתי ספר תורניים Do you teach Hebrew as a language, or wish you could? Would you like to enhance and update your professional knowledge and skill in a very...

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Founding Chief Executive Officer

The Bay Area is one of the largest, most vibrant, and most diverse Jewish communities in North America, home to over 15,000 households that include Jewish children ages 0-4. But despite these large numbers, only 16% of the children who reside in this region are enrolled in Jewish preschools (compared to the national average of 20-25%)....

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Portraits of Adult Jewish Learning: Making Meaning at Many Tables: A Conversation with Diane Tickton Schuster

Portraits of Adult Jewish Learning: Making Meaning at Many Tables: A Conversation with Diane Tickton Schuster Thursday, Sept. 21, 1 - 2:15 ET via Zoom Register at: Portraits of Adult Jewish Learning: Making Meaning at Many Tables brings together the work of a dozen Jewish education...

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A Unique Masters program for all teachers

We offer a unique Master's degree in Jewish Education/Special Education that prepares teachers to teach EVERY child. This is the ONLY Master's degree that specifically prepares teachers to teach Limudei Kodesh, and upon program completion you will be eligible for State Certification. This allows you to access Public School funds (SEIT, P3, etc.)...

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DI Training this Summer for NY Educators

This summer, with the support of UJA-NY, Hidden Sparks is offering a 2-day live training in Differentiated Instruction for Judaic Studies and General Studies educators in NY yeshivas and day schools. Chose from two locations- Manhattan and Queens, and two sets of dates- one in July and one in August. This training is NYS CEU granting. Learn more...

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Science Instructional Leader & Middle School Science Teacher

Science Instructional Leader K-8 and Middle School Science Teacher Fall 2022-23 We are seeking a passionate and collaborative teacher to lead our expanding STEM program and to teach Middle School STEM for Fall 2022-23. Essential duties include: (1) oversee the STEM curriculum for K-8; (2) support science teachers in their planning, (3) teach...

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How Jewish Communities Educate

Learning About Learning: A Conversation with Professor Mijal Bitton May 4, 1-1:30 pm ET via Zoom Free. Registration required. Register at Most analyses of Jewish education, like most analyses of general education in Western, liberal society, emphasize the individual student. But some communities approach education very...

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