Category - Conferences and Events

Nurturing Intentional (American) Judaism

By Linna Ettinger Cultivating a strong sense of national identity starts from the tender age of three in Israel, when public education becomes compulsory. In every early childhood setting we visited in Haifa during the Boston-Haifa Early...

Reshet Gathering 2017

Reshet network event draws over 100 informal educators to meet, greet and tweet Over 100 informal educators from across the community and organisations including NSPCC and Goldsmiths, University of London, came to meet, greet and tweet at...

LehavinU’Lehaskil: A curriculum that...

By Tamar Nusbaum Recently, I attended a two-day conference held at Brandies University, Learning to Read in Jewish Education, to discuss how we as educators can empower and equip our children with the tools necessary to become independent...

An optimist’s view: Remarks by Jon...

Photo by Ellen Dubin The following are remarks shared by Jonathan Woocher z’l (1946-2017) on the occasion of his receiving a doctor of Humane Letters, honoris causa, from the Jewish Theological Seminary, May 18, 2017. This is an honor...