Category - Trends in Jewish Education

Hebrew Charter Schools: Promising Prospect?

By Dr. Gil Graff With a dozen Hebrew charter schools now operating in the United States – two of them in Greater Los Angeles – a theoretical possibility has become a reality.  When the most recent Hebrew charter school was about to open...

Spark Questions from the Jewish Education...

Each month, we ask for Jewish educators to share their collective wisdom with us in response to a big question that other educators are asking. Using Viral Videos to Spark Deep Discussion: Have you used a trigger video or viral video to explore...

Assessing Tefillah?

By Susan Wall Tefillah education, including the actual davening, the range of skills, behaviors and dispositions required to do it well and with intention, and the lessons and instructions that often accompany it, is rarely assessed. This is...