Professional Development Resources: Misc

Prayer as an Act of Chessed

This article presents a different way of viewing prayer. To read the article, click here. Read more

Dr. Malamet Speaks Out (Articles on Jewish Education)

To access the resource, Torah in Motion articles, click here. Read more

Judaism and Modernity: Realigning the Two Worlds

In July 2004, the particular theme of the Lookstein Center Principals Program summer seminar was The Leadership Challenge: Navigating the Two Worlds of the... Read more

Cooperative Learning and Hesed in the Classroom

This article originally appeared in Ten Da’at, Nisan 5753, pp. 39-41. Appears here with permission. We would all like to foster the development of... Read more

The Impact of Divorce on the Child in the Classroom

This article originally appeared in Ten Da’at, Vol. 2, Issue 1, 1987, p. 24. Appears here with permission. In assessing why a student may... Read more

Teacher Recruitment Among Graduate Students in Jewish Studies

This article originally appeared in Ten Daat 1996, 9:1, pp. 83-86. Reprinted here with permission. Over the last several years, two trends have emerged-one... Read more

Jewish Adult Education: Creating an Educational Democracy

This article originally appeared in Ten Daat 1996, 9:1, pp. 63-77. Reprinted here with permission. “Heraclitus deposited the book in the temple of Artemis,... Read more

What Happened to ‘Hebrew’ in Hebrew School?

This article originally appeared in Jewish Educational Leadership. Mastering Hebrew reading is one of the primary tasks of Jewish education. Not only is competency... Read more

A Look at the Sources and Structure of Prayers in the Siddur- Pseukei D’Zimra

The second in a series of six lessons, Abe Katz provides sources for and explanations of the prayers in Pseukei D’Zimra. To read the lesson, click... Read more

Personal and Public Prayer

This article originally appeared in Tradition 10,4, 1969. Appears here with permission. Rabbinic prayer, it is often said, is paradigmatic of the halakhic enterprise.... Read more
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