Posts Tagged ‘jeld’

Tools for Building a Mensch

Posted: January 16th, 2015

By Linda Block-Love, Director, Learning Initiatives in Leadership Development / As part of Jewish Learning Venture’s Leadership Development Seminar (LDS) series, 14 education directors met last month with Dr. Jeffrey Kress, a nationally recognized expert in Social-Emotional Learning (SEL), to discuss the role SEL has in our religious schools.

Ner Tamid 5774

Posted: December 4th, 2014

We recognize and applaud the following schools and educators for making a commitment to professional growth and reaching Ner Tamid status in 5774.

Yom Limmud: Incredible Teachers Presenting Incredible Lessons

Posted: November 24th, 2014

By Gloria Becker, Director, Learning Initiatives in Jewish Education / On Sunday, November 23rd, over 250 teachers from 20+ supplementary schools and preschools came together at Reform Congregation Keneseth Israel in Elkins Park for a day of learning.

Beginning Another Year of Learning and Growing Together…

Posted: November 3rd, 2014

By Linda Block Love, Director, Learning Initiative in Leadership Development / How do you make a Monday morning meeting engaging and stimulating (other than lots of coffee and snacks!)? Combine great participants, interesting activities, a knowledgeable speaker, and the opportunity to network and collaborate with colleagues.

When All You Have is a Hammer, Everything Looks Like a Nail

Posted: March 25th, 2014

By Dr. Gloria Becker, Director, Educational Technology / Technology. Screen Time. Smart Phones. Interactive Boards. 1 to 1 programs. WiFi. Cybercrime. Digital Footprint. Digital Citizenship. All these techno-terms have become a regular part of our vocabulary. Just as importantly, these terms have become de rigor in every classroom across the globe. Continue reading..