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Why Applied Research Is Integral to Advancing Jewish ECE

June 25, 2018
June 25, 2018

Diana Ganger, a coach/consultant in Organizational and Educational settings and a long-time Jewish educator, published a piece in eJPdiscussing the importance and potential of Jewish early childhood... Read

Discovering the Unknown: More Research to Make the Case for Hebrew Language Learning

June 6, 2018
June 6, 2018

If a prospective parent were to ask you as head of school, “How does your school teach reading?” you would have access to an overwhelming number of studies on how children learn to read and what... Read

Emerging Scholars Mentoring Seminar

April 17, 2018
June 10, 2018
George Washington University, Washington, DC

With support from CASJE and the Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Center for the Studies in Jewish Education at Brandeis University, the Network for Research in Jewish Education (NRJE) is again holding... Read

CASJE Announces Rabbi Mitchel Malkus as co-Chair of Board of Directors

February 20, 2018
February 20, 2018

CASJE (Consortium for Applied Studies in Jewish Education) today announced that Rabbi Mitchel Malkus, Head of School at Charles E. Smith Jewish Day School in Washington, DC, will serve as co-chair of... Read

CASJE Announces Recipients of Small Grants for Research on the Practice of Jewish Education

January 15, 2018
January 15, 2018

CASJE today announced three grants for research projects focused on the practice of Jewish education. Read

Hebrew’s Unique Shape of Letters, Roots of Words, and Other Defining Characteristics Examined in New Literature Review from CASJE

December 7, 2017
December 7, 2017

CASJE today released the final piece in its literature review series exploring what recent research about heritage, second, and foreign language learning means for the teaching and learning of Hebrew... Read

CASJE at the Conference of The Council for Hebrew Language and Culture in North America

December 3, 2017
December 3, 2017
DoubleTree Hotel
128 Frontage Rd, Newark, NJ 07114

At the December 2017 conference of The Council for Hebrew Language and Culture in North America, Chad Walker and CASJE Board Member Dr. Sharon Avni presented on CASJE's recently commissioned... Read

CASJE Releases RFP for Research That Will Influence the Practice of Jewish Education

September 28, 2017
September 28, 2017

CASJE released a request for proposals (RFP) to promote research that can make a difference in how Jewish education is practiced. Three grants, up to $30,000 each, will be awarded to stimulate time-... Read

Consortium for Applied Studies in Jewish Education Welcomes Charles “Chip” Edelsberg, Ph.D., to its Board

September 13, 2017
September 13, 2017

CASJE, the Consortium for Applied Studies in Jewish Education, today announced that Chip Edelsberg, PhD, is joining its board. Edelsberg previously was the founding executive director of the Jim... Read

Reflections on CASJE’s Emerging Scholars Seminar and NRJE’s 2017 Conference

July 18, 2017
July 18, 2017

Editor’s Note: At the 2017 NRJE/ASSSJ Conference, CASJE again supported a seminar/workshop for emerging scholars--ten doctoral candidates and postdoctoral researchers were joined by a group of... Read

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