Professional Development Resources Tag: Student Engagement

Teaching Mishna in Elementary School, Part 2

In this two-part session, Devora Steinmetz explores the goals of Mishna study in elementary school; addresses how to select texts to teach to children;... Read more

Teaching Mishna in Elementary School, Part I

In this two part session, Devora Steinmetz explores the goals of Mishna study in elementary school; addresses how to select texts to teach to... 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: Motivating Students

Motivating Students – 011 – When your students just want to be doing something else – anything else – how can you pull them in... Read more

Classroom Teaching with Mark Smilowitz: Varying Learning Modes

Varying Learning Modes – 010 – Here’s one way to put some variety into your lessons in order to grab more students’ interest and attention... Read more