Professional Development Resources Tag: Conflict

Tisha B’av Resources

  Tisha B’Av Resources and Activities: The Lookstein Center’s Tisha B’av pages include everything you need to know about Tisha B’av including background information... Read more

Israel Resources

Activities for Israel Elections 2015 – This page presents educational resources on the upcoming Israeli elections. Resources include programming ideas, articles, and links. Jerusalem –... Read more

Israel Education Blogroll

The Jewish Education Blogroll can be found here.  A Special Place in Hell Bradley Burston Candidly Speaking Isi Leibler Chelm on the Med Daniella... Read more

Israel Online

Israel Online is an annotated collection of educational resources about Israel divided into categories. These categories were chosen because of their practical value for... Read more

Classroom Teaching with Mark Smilowitz: The First Week of School

The First Week of School – 040 – What is the best way to start the school year? Should I get serious right away to... Read more

Classroom Teaching with Mark Smilowitz: Teacher Burnout

Teacher Burnout – 028 – Teaching can be overwhelming. This episode identifies seven contributors to teacher burnout, and offers strategies to get you back on... Read more

Classroom Teaching with Mark Smilowitz: Collective Punishment

Collective Punishment – 023 – Sometimes it’s hard to pinpoint the source of a problem and there is a temptation to mete out consequences to... Read more

Classroom Teaching with Mark Smilowitz: The Right to Discipline

The Right to Discipline – 020 – What is the basis of my right to tell my students how they have to behave? Maintaining clarity... Read more

Classroom Teaching with Mark Smilowitz: When a Kid Fails a Test

When a Kid Fails a Test – 008 – What do you do when your student fails a test? Whose problem is it? What should... Read more

Classroom Teaching with Mark Smilowitz: Norms Versus Rules

Norms Versus Rules – 006 – An alternative to rules, norms help to create a culture of learning in the class and teach kids that... Read more
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