Professional Development Resources Tag: Educational Models

Vision of a Modern Orthodox Jewish Education

This paper was written for the Mandel Foundation’s Visions of Jewish Education project. Republished here with permission. Introduction: An ideal Modern Orthodox Jewish educational... 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: Start Where They Are

Start Where They Are – 053 – It’s a well known adage of education to start a lesson where the kids already are. But what... Read more

Classroom Teaching with Mark Smilowitz: An Interview with Professor Stevie Bravmann

An Interview with Professor Stevie Bravmann – 036 – Mark and Stevie discuss an extremely important idea for teachers: how to deconstruct your own learning... Read more

Classroom Teaching with Mark Smilowitz: Teacher Performance or Student Achievement

Teacher Performance or Student Achievement – 032 – This episode considers two models of teaching, one that focuses on the teacher’s presentation, and the other... Read more

Classroom Teaching with Mark Smilowitz: Differentiated Instruction

Differentiated Instruction – 012 – Do all students learn in the same way? Of course not. So why should we teach them all in the... Read more

The Educational Pedagogy of the Four Sons

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