Tag - Technology

The Future of Engaging –
and Re-engaging Jewish Youth

Screen capture: ClickHowTo By Lenny Silberman “This is massive – what an opportunity to get in on the ground floor,” said David, as we watched thousands of enthusiastic young fans pack the Barclays Center this past September. David is David Bryfman, Chief Innovation Officer of The Jewish Education Project. And the opportunity? Esports. I had...

Announcement:
Torah Tech Gap Year Program

Torah Tech is a unique gap-year program in Israel for young men that integrates intensive Torah study with professional development through business internships. Our multi-faceted program challenges students to strive for excellence both religiously and professionally, by immersing them in the world of Torah and ruchniyut, as well as the world of...

iMovie, Papercuts and Visioning the Future of Jewish Education

  This article is from the most recent issue of Sight Line, the digital journal of The Covenant Foundation. A trio of Jewish educators huddled around a computer one morning this past summer, Googling images of Star Wars characters and pasting them into iMovie, Apple’s user-friendly filmmaking program. “Do we want Young Luke?” Dayna...

High-tech, low barriers: new study advances the digital future of Jewish learning

A photo that is included in “Smart Money,” a newly released study intended to help the Jewish community navigate the high-tech world. Credit: Lewis Kassel, courtesy of Moishe House. By Deborah Fineblum JNS.org By day, Liora Brosbe is the family engagement officer for the Jewish Federation of the East Bay in Berkeley, Calif., where she reaches...