Category - Professional Development

Building Strong Relationships Between...

Jewish educators join with hundreds of children, parents, grandparents and others at an event at the 92St Y; photo courtesy The Covenant Foundation. By Judy Alexander Throughout my twenty-year tenure of serving as an educator in my local Jewish...

Turkey 2016: Jewish Education in Practice

by Maya Zinkow One of the most meaningful aspects of the trip has been connecting to the Turkish Jewish Community’s past, present, and future. Thursday was spent walking up and down the hilly, winding streets of Galata, where we took in the...

Learning From Jewish European Community...

By Alejandro Okret for eJewishPhilanthropy.com The narrative and harsh realities coming out of Europe are far too familiar. Anti-Semitism is prevalent and terrorism around the globe has cast a wide shadow. Yet even during these precarious times...

Five New Year’s Resolutions for the...

By: Dr. Harry Bloom It is that time of year. Secular New Year’s resolution time. Since I spend most of my waking hours managing the PEJE Atidenu Recruitment & Retention and Governance & Fundraising Academy programs (co-funded by The...

From Center to Periphery – An approach...

By ​Rikma ‘s Coordination team Throughout much of the Diaspora, Jewish life tends to concentrate in the major cities. The advantage of this phenomenon is that it allows for the consolidation of Jewish services such as synagogues...