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New Project Will Explore How Jewish Early Childhood Education Can be a Gateway for Ongoing Involvement in Jewish Life

April 20, 2017

CASJE has announced the next steps in its long-term research project to explore how Jewish early childhood education can serve as a gateway for deeper and more sustained involvement in Jewish life.... Read

Creating a Pedagogical Vision for Tanakh Education

March 28, 2017
March 28, 2017

This year marked the beginning of an exciting new chapter in Jewish education. A few weeks ago, Prizmah, a new organization comprising the five major day school networks, held its first conference.... Read

The 3 Things That Make or Break a Jewish Day School

December 9, 2016
December 9, 2016

We all know that school leadership matters. Many know this from personal experiences. Others know this from research literature on the subject. In fact, in public schools, the quality of school... Read

Second Hebrew Language Literature Review Explores How Language Learning Influences Identity, Relationships with Community

November 28, 2016
November 28, 2016

CASJE (the Consortium for Applied Studies in Jewish Education) today released the second of three literature reviews that explores what recent research about heritage, second and foreign language... Read

What is Effective Educational Leadership in Jewish Day Schools and How can it be Nurtured and Sustained?

November 21, 2016
November 21, 2016

CASJE (the Consortium for Applied Studies in Jewish Education) recently released findings from the first phase of a study conducted by American Institute of Research (AIR). In Leadership in Context:... Read

Why CASJE? - Amy Skopp Cooper

October 20, 2016
October 20, 2016

In "Why CASJE?," members of CASJE's Board of Directors share why they became involved in Jewish education, how they see CASJE as contributing to the field, and other insights related... Read

Seven Keys for Success of Jewish Day School Leaders Unveiled in New Study

September 29, 2016
September 29, 2016

Findings from the first part of a groundbreaking three-year study identify the conditions that can support effective educational leadership in Jewish day schools. Commissioned by CASJE with funding... Read

Why CASJE - Jon Levisohn

September 7, 2016
September 7, 2016

In "Why CASJE?," members of CASJE's Board of Directors share why they became involved in Jewish education, how they see CASJE as contributing to the field, and other insights related... Read

New Report Offers Unprecedented Look at How Hebrew is Incorporated at Jewish Camp

August 16, 2016
August 16, 2016

A new report from the Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Center for Studies in Jewish Education at Brandeis University, funded in part by CASJE (Consortium for Applied Studies in Jewish Education),... Read

CASJE Announces Move of Administrative Home to The George Washington University

July 18, 2016
July 22, 2016

The unique and growing community of researchers, practitioners, and funders who comprise CASJE, the Consortium for Applied Research in Jewish Education, today announced that it has moved its... Read

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