Building The Jewish Experience


Jewish Educational Leadership is a publication of The Lookstein Center for Jewish Education of Bar Ilan University.
Chana German, Executive Director

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Hyim Brandes | Editor
Sarah Golubtchik | Copyeditor
Zvi Grumet | Editor-in-Chief
Chevi Rubin | Editor
Shani Sicherman | Copyeditor

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The Lookstein Center is dedicated to providing critical supports for Jewish educators as they learn, teach, and lead in the twenty-first century to ensure an engaged and educated Jewish community.


Flagship Programs

Jewish Educational Leadership Advisory Board

Olivia Friedman | Ida Crown Jewish Academy
Natan Kapustin | The Abraham Joshua Heschel School
Amanda Pogany | Luria Academy of Brooklyn
Malka Popper | Shalhevet High School
Bruce Powell, Emeritus | Jewish School Management
Tamar Rabinowitz | Jewish Community High School of the Bay
Yonatan Rosner | Pressman Academy
Aaron Ross | Yavneh Academy
Fayge Safran Novogroder | Jewish New Teacher Project