Announcing Whole Community Inclusion’s B’nai Mitzvah Training: Making Accommodations and Modifications

By |2018-08-27T07:11:43-04:00June 9th, 2015|Ventures|

Whole Community Inclusion is offering a two-day training that will provide information about understanding different types of learning challenges and resources to create accommodations and modifications for children of all abilities as they reach this significant milestone. Experienced educators will share real life examples of successful adaptations for trope, prayer learning and working on D'vrei Torah. ...Read More

TAP Teens On Autism Awareness Month

By |2018-08-25T11:34:44-04:00April 20th, 2015|Building Community, Empowering Institutions|

By Gabrielle Kaplan-Mayer, Director, Whole Community Inclusion / As part of their ongoing training to learn how to support children with a variety of learning disabilities and special needs in a congregational school setting, teens in our Reta Emerson Fellowship/Teen Assistant Program (TAP) focused on learning more about autism in this month's session. ...Read More

Wrapping Up A Wonderful #JDAM15

By |2019-01-04T17:13:29-04:00February 27th, 2015|Building Community, Empowering Institutions, Engaging Families|

By Gabrielle Kaplan-Mayer, Director, Whole Community Inclusion / February is the shortest month, but for Jewish Learning Venture’s Whole Community Inclusion (WCI) initiative, it has been bursting with Jewish Disability Awareness Month (JDAM) activities to make our Jewish communities more inclusive of people of all abilities. ...Read More