Professional Development

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"Eylu v'Eylu": A Case for Jewish Education

“Eylu v’Eylu“: A Case for Jewish Education Young Israel, Los Angeles Debate, 1993 By: Steve Bailey, Ph.D. Director, Shalhevet High School Reprinted here with... Read more
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"So What?!": Talmud Study through Values Analysis

This article originally appeared in Ten Da’at, vol. 10, 1, 1997, pp. 17-31. Appears here with permission. “So what !?!” is probably the most... Read more
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A Yeshivah Contract Provision for Encouraging Professional Growth

This article originally appeared in Ten Da’at, vol. 3, 1, 1988, p. 32. Appears here with permission. There is no escaping the fact that... Read more
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A Bekiut Initiative in Mishnah

Rabbi Ira Kosowski describes a curriculum for the learning of Mishnayot bekiut, challenging students to expand their knowledge base while minimizing time taken from classroom... Read more
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The Bible Laboratory

This article originally appeared in Ten Da’at, vol. 4, 1, 1989, pp. 30-32. Appears here with permission. It has long been unthinkable to teach... Read more
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Revolutionary Challenge – Changing the Classroom Culture Through Informal Education

  This article originally appeared in Mifgashim. Part I What are the aims of our educational system? I want to suggest here that the... Read more
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A Boy Named Shuki

This article originally appeared in Moment. Reprinted here with permission. Yehoshua Abba Chananiah [aka: Shuki], my youngest son, descends from the yellow mini-bus that... Read more