News & Events

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

Uncommon Conversation: Thinking Differently About Hebrew

March 7, 2015
March 7, 2015
North American Jewish Day School Conference, Room 4
Philadelphia, PA


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

Problem Formulation Convening on Experiential Jewish Education at Camp

January 7, 2015
January 7, 2015
Foundation for Jewish Camp
New York, NY


Contemporary Antisemitism and Jewish Education: What’s to be Done?

December 2, 2014

This unique online four-day event brings together an historian, a psychologist, two researchers, a rabbi and a Jewish educator from North America and the United Kingdom to make sense of contemporary... Read