Professional Development Resources: Israel

UJA Israel Independence Day Haggadah

Based on a text composed by Shlomo Goren, Chief Rabbi of Israel with Forward by Joseph H. Lookstein, Chairman, Rabbinic Cabinet, United Jewish Appeal,... Read more

Readings for a Yom Ha'atzmaut Seuda

This article is collection of readings in Hebrew that are appropriate to be read during a Yom Ha’atzmaut Seuda. To read the article, click... Read more

Yom Yerushalayim (Jerusalem Day) Powerpoint Presentations

Created by  ( Presented on Yom Yerushalayim at Hillel Yeshiva High School in Deal NJ. Acknowledgements: Special thanks to Aryeh Eisenberg a technology coordinator... Read more

Israel Advocacy Among U.S. College Students: Who are the activists?

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Information about the 18th Knesset Elections in English

Official 17th Knesset elections page Lesson Plan on Israel’s Electoral System – one lesson from the Lookstein Center’s Israel Curriculum Official Knesset site Likud... Read more

Teaching and Learning Hebrew -Steering Or Drifting?

Prof. Aryeh Wohl was the Educational Director of the Center for Educational Technology (CET-MATACH) in Israel for thirty years. He is the Senior Editor... Read more

Teaching Hebrew as a Second/Foreign Language

This time last year I sat at my desk thinking about what is wrong with the teaching of Hebrew as a second/foreign language. The... Read more