Professional Development Resources Tag: Purim

The Purim “Guide for Dummies”

For some nice Purim insights compiled by Rabbi Benji Levy click here. Read more

Purim Resources

This Purim page includes everything you need to know about Purim: background information for the teacher, vocabulary, educational themes, activities, lesson plans, plays, and... Read more

Classroom Teaching with Mark Smilowitz: Special Purim Podcast

Special Purim Podcast: An Interview the Worst Teacher of the Year – 052 – In this special Purim episode, Mark Smilowitz gets hints and tips... Read more

“Many Thoughts in the Heart of Man . . .”: Irony and Theology in the Book of Esther

This article originally appeared in Tradition, 31 (4), Winter 1997. Appears here with permission. Hardly a single recent piece on the Book of Esther... Read more

Women’s Megilla Reading

This article appears in Traditions and Celebrations for the Bat Mitzvah edited by Ora Wiskind Elper.[1] Published by Urim Publications and MaTaN: The Sadie... Read more

A Time for Spiritual Sobriety

MAX STERN DIVISION OF COMMUNAL SERVICES RABBI ISAAC ELCHANAN THEOLOGICAL SEMINARY AN AFFILIATE OF YESHIVA UNIVERSITY TEXTS AND TOPICS IN TEACHING LIMMUDEI KODESH A TIME... Read more
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