By Ellen Walters, Director, Learning Initiatives in Early Childhood Education / Text has a double meaning in Jewish life. We are bound to our ancient and modern texts and we also are linked to the digital age and all of the ways it shapes our lives.
By Dr. Gloria Becker, Director, Learning Initiatives in Jewish Education / On Thursday, October 23rd, the second cohort of Jewish Education Technology Fellows presented their final projects and spoke about the positive impact the Fellowship experience had on their ability to integrate technology as a meaningful instructional strategy in their classrooms and schools.
By Lori Rubin, Director, Family Engagement / How does technology affect your family? Do you find yourself checking e-mail during dinner? Are you on the phone when you pick up your kids at school?
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..