Category - Education in Action

Learning with Our Feet

Interactive exhibit at the Martin Luther King, Jr. National Historic Site Visitor Center, photo credit Ira Wise By Aaron Levi I find myself at the intersection of Auburn Avenue and Jackson Street in Southeast Atlanta. Known as “Sweet...

Hebrew Choice and Possibilities: Taking a...

This is the second in a series of articles exploring the diversity of Hebrew learning strategies at congregational schools. At Baltimore Hebrew Congregation, educators follow two guiding principles when it comes to Hebrew. “We do Hebrew for...

The Next 70 Years Are on Us: Masa Israel...

By Shalom Elcott As Israel celebrates its milestone 70th birthday, I am vividly reminded of the significance and weight of questions about our future, Jewish leaders and what the next 70 years will look like for Israel and the Jewish people. As...

“For Now…” Balancing Values in...

By Michelle Shapiro Abraham, Lisa Langer, Rachel Margolis The Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion (HUC-JIR) Executive Master’s Program asks students to identify and grapple with an “enduring dilemma” – a dilemma that is...