Category - Educational Research

Teacher Research for all Teachers

By Shira Loewenstein On an unusually cold Sunday in March, I joined my fellow DeLeT Alumni Network (DAN) colleagues, DeLeT MAT professors and other educators from Jewish and public schools at Brandeis University for the tenth annual Teacher...

The Role of Emotion-Laden Experiences in...

By Dr. John M. Dirkx One of a series of articles about lifelong Jewish learning [The full article is available at spertus.edu] Learning in adulthood often stimulates powerful emotions and feelings. It is imperative to recognize and integrate...

A Survey of Yeshiva High School...

By Zvi Grumet Over the course of the past year I conducted a study of Yeshiva high school graduates, beginning in the post-college years. The goal was to gain a greater understanding of the religious lives – both regarding practice and...

#OnwardHebrew

By Nachama Skolnik Moskowitz In the classic business parable, Who Moved My Cheese (Johnson), four mice live in a maze. Every day, two of them find cheese in a particular spot and feast on it. But one morning they encounter monumental change...