Rethinking Jewish Education

A Sprinkle of Camp

The new Ramah Service Corps brings counselors into synagogues to share some camp-style fun year round.

by Nancy Rosenberg | Comments Off on A Sprinkle of Camp
This Is Hebrew School? Flexible, experiential learning is the focus of the Jewish Journey
Project, a collaboration between the JCC in Manhattan and local synagogues, including the
Conservative Congregation HaBonim.

Beyond the Hebrew School Lament

Even though everyone says the Hebrew School model is broken, several congregations are succeeding by trying something new.

by Michael Schulson | Comments Off on Beyond the Hebrew School Lament
rabbi_jim_rogozen

Before Adopting New Educational Paradigms, Synagogues Need an Organizational Heshbon HaNefesh

Whether it’s a new blended learning platform, the desire to bring camp to religious school, or ways to involve parents, I believe that synagogue leaders need to take a step back and look at their education program within the larger organizational context of the kehilla before making changes. If this part of the planning process is ignored, the innovations being considered may never bear fruit.

by Rabbi Jim Rogozen | Comments Off on Before Adopting New Educational Paradigms, Synagogues Need an Organizational Heshbon HaNefesh
Page 2 of 212