Category - Professional Development

Celebrating Jonathan Woocher z”l

Last month we invited readers to share memories of and learning from the visionary Jewish educator Jonathan Woocher, of blessed memory, who died July 7, 2017. In celebration of his life, students, friends, and colleagues shared thoughts and...

Agent(s) in our Jewish Educational...

In her column below from last week’s JFNA email, Beth Cousens talks about the life and legacy of Jonathan Woocher. As the sad news of his death spread through the social media world, people shared anecdotes of their encounters and...

“Ayeka, Where are you?” (Genesis 3:9)

By Rachel Raz “Ayeka, Where are you?” The answer to this question is not simple. As we learn in the book of Genesis, being “present” physically is not an indication for being “present” mentally and spiritually. When it comes to...

One Minute Wonders – Teachers sharing...

Ji’s One Minute Wonders! was launched in the UK at the London School of Jewish Studies Jewish teacher conference this past January, and is only in its infant stages. One Minute Wonders was created to give teachers the opportunity to share...