Professional Development Resources: PODCAST/VIDEO

What Can We Learn about Leadership from Moses?

In this text study, Zvi Grumet explores incidents in Moses’ life and extrapolates his approach to leadership. Presented as part of the Global Day... Read more

Early Intervention: An Ounce of Prevention is Worth a Pound of Cure

In this professional development session, Dr Karen Gazith, the Director of Educational Services in the Brofman Jewish Education Centre of Montreal, emphasizes the importance... Read more

Israel at Sixty (Part 3)

This session (part 3 of 3) provides innovative and fun school programming ideas for Israel education. The session looks at ideas to help students... Read more

Israel at Sixty (Part 2)

This session (part 2 of 3) provides innovative and fun school programming ideas for Israel education, focusing on the ongoing relationship between Israel and... Read more

Israel at Sixty (Part 1)

This session (part 1 of 3) provides innovative and fun school programming ideas for teaching Israeli history. Presented in January 2008. Michael Dickson is... Read more

Classroom Teaching with Mark Smilowitz: Reflections on the Podcast Series

Reflections on the Podcast Series – 060 – Mark Smilowitz closes the Classroom Teaching podcast series with this final episode that reflects on some of... Read more

Classroom Teaching with Mark Smilowitz: Transmission and Transformation with Professor Stevie Bravmann

Transmission and Transformation with Professor Stevie Bravmann – 059 – Mark Smilowitz interviews retired teacher and professor of education Stephanie Bravmann on the topic of transformative... Read more

Classroom Teaching with Mark Smilowitz: The Difficult Student

The Difficult Student – 058 – There is a lot of good advice out there about how to deal with a difficult student. In this... Read more

Classroom Teaching with Mark Smilowitz: Teaching Toward Appreciation

Teaching Toward Appreciation – 057 – Beyond learning content knowledge and skills, many teachers would like to see their students develop a real and lasting... Read more

Classroom Teaching with Mark Smilowitz: An Interview with Rabbi Bernie Fox on Accountability

An Interview with Rabbi Bernie Fox on Accountability – 056– This episode focuses on the topic of accountability in the classroom with an interview... Read more
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