Professional Development Resources: Misc

Voluntary Turnover of Rebbes In Jewish Day Schools in Isolated Communities

Originally appeared in Ten Da’at  Volume XIII, Winter 2000 Background It has often been observed within the profession that there exists a relatively high... Read more

State and Religion

First appeared in Tradition Volume 12, No.3-4 (Winter/Spring 1972) A. General Principles (1) The state has no intrinsic value; only an instrumental value. This principle is common... Read more

It Takes a Kehilla to Make a Mensch: Building Jewish Identity as Part of Overall Identity

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VeTen Tal U-Matar

VeTen Tal U-Matar What is So Holy about the 4th (or 5th or 6th) of December? Some Insights into the Interplay between the Calendar... Read more

The Jewish Academy of Metropolitan Detroit 2000-2001 Hebrew Language Curriculum

Hebrew Rama Alef – Elementary Modern Hebrew Level 1 Hebrew Rama Alef is aimed at students who are new to Jewish day school education... Read more

The Happy, Well-Adjusted, Modern Orthodox Dropout

Originally published in Jewish Action, Fall 5761. Submitted to the Virtual Library by the author. Let’s face the facts: across the board, in every... Read more

The Effectiveness of Storytelling in Jewish Education

Maggidim@aol.com Presented to the Thirteenth Annual Conference of the Midwest Jewish Studies Association In recent years, there has been a proliferation of story anthologies published... Read more