A space that provides you the opportunity to share stories, perspectives, and ideas that contribute to the Israel education conversation.
In this "Spotlight On..." video, Shlomi Edelshtein – a Shaliach in Toronto – discusses the memory of attending Rabin's funeral with his grandfather, and how that has impacted him and his work today with teens.
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Brett Kopin edited a volume in Jewish education for early childhood written by his Bubby, Marvell Ginsburg. This is the third post from Brett about his memory of her teachings.+ READ MORE
How can we turn our thinking about the Days of Awe, or yamim noraim (ימים נוראים), into an opportunity to revel in the awe of this special time of year? What does it mean for something to be truly awe full (or filled with awe)?+ READ MORE
Robert Aumann is an Israeli American who won the Nobel Prize in Economics in 2005 for his work in game theory. Israel has more Nobel prize winners per capita than any other country, and Aumann is one of the contributing reasons for this.+ READ MORE
Brett Kopin has recently edited a volume written by his grandmother – Jewish educator and author of The Tattooed Torah, Marvell Ginsburg – in preparation for its publication as an e-book.+ READ MORE
The days since the quake have been, without a doubt, some of the most terrible I've experienced, and also some of the most inspiring – it's been a roller coaster of emotions. I've had to become something of a self-salesman, inserting myself into as many relief projects as I can.+ READ MORE
Going to Poland this past summer was the first time I had ever been to a place outside the U.S. that my family once called home. I felt an especially strong connection at the Treblinka memorial, which comprises thousands of stones, each bearing the name of a community that was wiped out at the camp.+ READ MORE
"...to recapture how I came to be in the company of such amazing individuals, these early leaders of Israel, who were thrust into my life with such collision force that their hold on my imagination is intensely alive and personal still.+ READ MORE