News & Events

Four Ideas for Engaging Families with Young Children in Jewish Life

September 2, 2015

Every new parent understands the pressure and stress associated with finding the best ways to create a rich and fulfilling future for their children. Faced with societal expectations, money... Read

Mentoring Seminar offers fellowship and guidance to emerging scholars

August 25, 2015

The Emerging Scholars Mentoring Seminar, now in its second year, is a project of the Network for Research in Jewish Education with support from CASJE and the Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Center for... Read

Pathway to Engagement? The Promise of Jewish Early Childhood Education

August 5, 2015

For the first blogcast in a series on Jewish Early Childhood Education, a researcher, practitioner, and funder will participate in a conversation about Jewish ECE serving as a “gateway” into broader... Read

Helping Principals Focus on Teaching and Learning

July 16, 2015
April 18, 2016

Making Time for Instructional Leadership, a new three-volume report comissioned by the Wallace Foundation, describes how about 700 schools around the nation are using the “SAM process,” an approach... Read

The Price of Summertime Fun – or – the Real Cost of Camp

July 8, 2015
April 18, 2016

Summer is here, and I’ve been thinking about camp. For Jews, summer camp is a long standing institution full of first loves, bug bites, bug juice, Israeli shlichim, a modicum of Hebrew, bunks, s’... Read

First Joint Conference on Research in Jewish Education

June 8, 2015
June 8, 2015
Hebrew Union College - Jewish Institute of Religion
New York, NY


AERA 2015 Reception

April 15, 2015
April 15, 2015
Radisson Blue Aqua Hotel, Black Sea Room
221 N. Columbus Drive. Chicago


Jewish Camp: How’s the Magic Made

February 17, 2015

In partnership with The Foundation For Jewish Camp. This unique online four-day event brought together six experts in their fields to discuss Jewish Camp, its impact on education, and how best to... Read