12:30—2:30pm: Choose one of the following sessions-
Lorna Joffe is a passionate, special education teacher with 30 years’ experience, employed as both a General and Jewish Studies teacher at Perelman Jewish Day School in Philadelphia.
How can you engage your teen madrichim to be effective leaders and teaching assistants? Alanna Raffel will demonstrate successful ways that teens can partner with teachers to support all students, especially those who need extra learning and behavior support.
Alanna Raffel, MS, OTR/L is an occupational therapist and accessibility consultant. She graduated from the University of Maryland with dual degrees in Psychology and Dance and from Thomas Jefferson University with a Master of Science in Occupational Therapy. Alanna has worked as an occupational therapist in acute rehab, early intervention ages 3 to 5, outpatient, and school-based settings.