Professional Development

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A Look at the Sources and Structure of the Prayers in the Siddur- Introduction to Shemona Esrei and the First Three Brachot

The fourth in a series of six lessons, Abe Katz provides sources for and an explanation of Shemona Esrei and its first three brachot. To read... Read more
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Judaism and Modernity: Realigning the Two Worlds

In July 2004, the particular theme of the Lookstein Center Principals Program summer seminar was The Leadership Challenge: Navigating the Two Worlds of the... Read more
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Bibliography- Jewish Women

Recommended Titles – Books about Jewish Women Abbreviation Guide F — Fiction NF — Non-fiction ESR — Elementary school reader MSR — Middle school... Read more
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The Study of Jewish History in the Jewish Day School

The Study of Jewish History in the Jewish Day School By: Jon Bloomberg This article originally appeared in Ten Da’at, 6, 1, 1992, pp.... Read more
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Active Learning in the Teaching of History in Elementary and Secondary Schools

Translated from the Hebrew by Moshe Sokolow, with an introduction by Jon Bloomberg. Reprinted (original 1989) by The Lookstein Center with permission, 2006. To... Read more
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Effective Curriculum Development: Rabbi Hirsch, Professor Hirsch, and Me

Over the past five years, I have had the unique privilege of creating a comprehensive, innovative model of Jewish Studies curricula at Sydney’s Moriah... Read more
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Delightful Davening: Connecting Young Children and their Families to Prayer and Torah

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