Professional Development Resources: Student Engagement

The Library As Partner in the Teaching Process

This article originally appeared in Ten Da’at 1, 2, 1987, pp. 16-17. Reprinted here with permission. DR. POSNER, Vice President-elect of the Association of... Read more

A Look at the Sources and Structure of the Prayers in the Siddur- Kriyat Shema and its Brachot

The third in a series of six lessons, Abe Katz provides sources for and explanations of the prayers of Kriyat Shema and its brachot. To read... 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

A Look at the Sources and Structure of the Prayers in the Siddur- Introduction and Birchot Hashachar

The first in a series of six lessons, Abe Katz provides an introduction and sources related to Shacharit and Birchot Hashachar. To read the lesson, click here. Read more

Creating a Tefilla Environment: Personal and Institutional Priorities

This article was originally published in Ten Da’at 5,2 (1991), pp. 39-40. Imagine that your son is taught to read the Cyrillic alphabet (although... Read more

"In the King's Presence" Teaching for Tefillah: A Communal Responsibility

This article was originally published in Ten Da’at 12 (1999), pp. 60-70. Preface: There is no gainsaying that education towards proper comprehension and performance... Read more

Teaching Baiurei HaTefilla

This article originally appeared in Ten Da’at, vol. 5, 2, 1991, pp. 37-38. Appears here with permission. Educators have always been faced with the... Read more