Professional Development Resources: Israel

Havah naGiLah

“ZyGLots” (like GL in the Table below) reveal exciting new relationships across many languages, making Hebrew more interesting & fun to learn. See languagebazaar.com... Read more

Case Study: Informal activities and religious identity during year in Israel

What impact, if any, do informal activities/conversations between Seminary teachers and students have on the religious observance and/or identification of their graduates, and are... Read more

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