News & Events

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

Teaching and Learning Hebrew: Let’s Talk About It

October 21, 2014

For years, Hebrew language has been a staple of the Jewish education curriculum. To what end? Or, in contemporary terms, what is the ROI of Hebrew in Jewish education? How can research extend the... Read

Problem Formulation Convening on Hebrew Language Education

September 9, 2014
September 9, 2014
CUNY Graduate Center
New York