Category - Technology in the classroom

BadgeQuest: Discover, Play, Create

Courtesy J-JEP By Liron Lipinsky [This article is the sixth in a series written by participants in the Senior Educators Cohort at M²: The Institute for Experiential Jewish Education.] The findings of the 2013 Pew Research Center A Portrait of...

Yavneh students win 14-hour hackathon with...

The winning team: Iftach, Jack, Izzy and Ben Four students from Yavneh College are well on their way to being technology entrepreneurs after developing a winning app to improve education during a 14-hour hackathon in Finchley. Jack Perchick...

The Beit Midrash in the Age of Snapchat

By Shira Hecht-Koller Earlier this year, Apple released the iPhone X. When the first iPhone was released in 2007, I was completing my second year of formal teaching, and over the course of these ten years, I, like so many other educators and...

Jewish EdTech in a World of Cognitive Surplus

By Tzvi Pittinsky In an age where everyone has ready access to what would have recently been considered to be a supercomputer, how can an industrial–age educational system adapt to an abundance of knowledge and tools? [This article is the...

Jednetworking at #ISTE2017

By Tzvi Pittinsky I first attended the International Society for Technology in Education Conference (better known as ISTE) in Philadelphia in 2011 as a part of a cohort from the Avi Chai Foundation. The conference with over 15,000 educators all...