Kol hakavod on a wonderful ARJE Annual Gathering in Washington, D.C. on January 13–16.Read more »
Coming to the ARJE Gathering? Don't miss these workshops led by Behrman House staff.
Monday, January 16 at 10:00 am
Beyond Tweaks: Driving Change in Your Hebrew Curriculum
Terry Kaye will facilitate a discussion among three ARJE educators—Emily Cohen, Temple Sinai, Sandy Springs, GA; Rabbi Rena Rifkin, Stephen Wise Free Synagogue, NYC; and Samara Schwartz, Congregation Beth Israel, Houston, TX—about the process of changing their Hebrew programs.
Educators are thinking long and hard about their Hebrew programs (“It’s where the rubber hits the road”). Hear directly from your colleagues about how they changed their Hebrew curriculum: set new goals; engaged parents, teachers, and students; what the practical changes look like—and how their Hebrew programs are working now, on the other side of the process. Educator presenters will share their new models such as small group and self-paced learning; driving
Marlene Myerson, who has been active in Jewish education for more than 36 years, will be leaving Behrman House to become an independent curriculum consultant.Read more »
Change is happening all around us, and there are many forces at work tempting us to pay attention to other things. David Behrman offers some ways we can focus on the newly disrupted world.Read more »