Our School of Education faculty are engaged in research and teaching within and beyond HUC-JIR, and we are pleased to share some highlights of our faculty’s recent scholarship and service.
Recipient of “Best Article of the Year Award, 2019” from the Journal of Jewish Education, for her article "Jewish Creative Sensibilities: Framing a New Aspiration for Jewish Education."
Produced the 6-part web series on Facebook Live and zoom: “Reclaiming Time, Voice and Self; Counting the Omer with the Creativity Braintrust,” and moderated the culminating panel, “In search of revelation: a conversation for creative seekers and teachers,” April and May 2020. Watch the whole series here.
Featured speaker in the Prizmah Podcast Series, Research Encounter, in the episode “Putting Creativity in the Heart of Jewish Schooling,” released April 2020. Listen here.
Keynote speaker, Builders of Jewish Education Los Angeles Religious School Educators Network Annual Yom Limmud, on the topic, “What Now? Creating the Future of Jewish Education,” May 2020.
Panelist, Shalom Hartman Institute of North America, “The Revelation will be Digitized: Jewish Education after COVID-19,” May 2020. Watch the recording here.
Featured speaker on the Jewish Education Project Podcast Adapting: The Future of Jewish Education with David Bryfman, on the topic “What now? How is the ecology of Jewish education changing to prepare students to respond to challenging times?” June 2020. Watch the recording here.
Keynote speaker, Goldring/Woldenberg Institute for Southern Jewish Life Education Conference, on the topic, “What do we do now? Timely and Timeless Strategies for Teaching Creative Jewish Thinking,” June 2020.
Understanding How Children Think about Israel in Preschool and Elementary School. Los Angeles, CA: Online Seminar for DeLeT Fellows, March, 2020.
Listening to Children: Methodologies for Learning What Children Can Teach Us. Chicago, IL: Mandel Teacher Educator Institute, March, 2020
Learning about Israel from Preschool to High School. Newton, MA: Teaching Israel Seminar for Educators, March 2020.
A Developmental Approach to Israel Education. Chicago, IL: Israel Education in the Early Years Winter Webinar, January, 2020.