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Educational Resources for Israeli Elections

Submitted on February 9, 2016

Mock Election Outline Lesson Plan on Israel’s Electoral System – one lesson from the Lookstein Center’s Israel Curriculum List of Political Parties Participating in... Read more
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The Connection Between Religiousity, Affiliation and the Positions Taken by School Principals Regarding Religious, Ethical Dilemmas

Submitted on January 5, 2016

This article explores issues of the connection between religious level and affiliation in regards to ethical dilemmas. This resource is in Hebrew. To read the... Read more
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Coping with Loss and Terror: Jewish and Psychological Perspectives

Submitted on October 19, 2015

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Israel Resources

Submitted on March 16, 2015

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
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Other Election Activities

Submitted on February 9, 2015

The following are some quick ideas and thoughts to aid in the teaching of the Knesset and Israeli political life in light of the... Read more
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Teaching Integrated Jewish Humanities in High School: American Literature, Philosophy and Jewish Thought

Submitted on September 19, 2014

This article discusses the merits of a new education model that synthesises between Jewish and general studies. To read the article, click here. Read more
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A School’s Liability for a Student’s Injury

Submitted on June 15, 2014

This article originally appeared in Ten Da’at, vol. 10, 1, 1997, pp. 75-80. Appears here with permission. Background Ten Da’at (Vol. VIII, no. I,... Read more
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Purim Resources

Submitted on June 1, 2014

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
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Yeshiva Students and Military Service

Submitted on March 20, 2014

Dr. Moshe Sokolow explores the question of whether benei yeshiva should be exempt from military service.  Click here to read the article. Read more
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Islam, Christianity and Avodah Zarah

Submitted on March 3, 2014

This resource presents Jewish sources for Islam, Christianity and Avodah Zarah. To access the resource, click here. Read more
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