Explore and connect with Israel and Israelis for virtual learning experiences. More coming soon—if your need is more immediate or if you know of an experience of interest to the IsraelEd community, please contact us.
Yom Ha'atzmaut Celebration
REPLAY AVAILABLE FOR A LIMITED TIME
#ConnectWithIsrael. Virtual celebrations for children, teens, and families. Featuring Mayumana Kids, Israel Story, Fauda cast members, and more! Music, art, and conversation with well-known Israelis, interactive workshops, games, and ending the night with a pub-style trivia.
Presented by The Jewish Agency for Israel, Center for Israel Education, The Jewish Federations of North America, Unpacked, The iCenter, and The Jewish Education Project. Revisit >>
A Collection of Live Experiences
|MORE COMING SOON!||Do you know of an experience the #IsraelEd community would appreciate? Please share!|
|Thurs, Aug 13
|Join iCenter partner Vibe Israel for Unboxing Israel 2020: Telling Israel's Story to the Next Generation. This virtual experience offers educators and community leaders practical tools and techniques for engaging the next generation. ($18)|
|Thurs, Aug 27
|Explore conflicting ideologies around Hebrew education in the camp setting and how hybrid language can serve a formative role in fostering religious, diasporic communities. Following Hebrew Infusion: Language and Community at American Jewish Summer Camps, there will be a Q&A.|
|Kids learn Hebrew in this fun online livestream (Jewish Kids Groups)|
|By appointment||In the online live 45-minute session, your group can tour the Beit Hatfutsot Museum of the Jewish People in Tel Aviv with a museum educator from the comfort of a smartphone or computer. Participate in a fascinating and interactive tour of our Hallelujah! Assemble, Pray, Study – Synagogues Past and Present, with optional pre- and post-tour lessons.|
|30-minute live daily guided meditation with Jewish mindfulness. No experience needed. (Institute for Jewish Spirituality)|
|Yom Ha'atzmaut Drop in for Educators of Elementary Age Learners||How will young learners and families celebrate Yom Ha'atzmaut this year? Replay our drop-in session, as we explore multiple quick-access resources, exciting online events, and think. together around engaging your community with Israel this Yom Ha’atzmaut!|
|In Conversation with Lucy Aharish and Tzachi Halevy||Israeli celebrity couple Lucy Aharish (Israel’s first Arab Muslim primetime news anchor) and Tzachi Halevy (star of the hit Netflix series Fauda) discuss how they have used their platforms to break barriers and promote pluralism and interdenominational openness in Israel’s public agenda. (Hillel @ Home)|
|In Conversation with Natan Sharansky||The iCenter co-sponsored an interactive, inspiring conversation with Natan Sharansky, past Chairman of the Jewish Agency for Israel, human rights activist, and author. Hear his story, and learn about Soviet Jewry and Jewish unity in history (presented by Unpacked Media).|
|Exodus of the Ethiopian Community to Israel||Learn about the Ethiopian community in Israel, in a discussion with Zehava Tesfay, Director of Shlichut for UJA-Federation of New York. Hosted & Facilitated by Or Adi, World Zionist Organization Director of the Department for Diaspora Affairs. (iVision Live)|
|Translating a New Generation of Israeli Authors||A conversation with award-winning translator Jessica Cohen (2017 Man Booker International Prize for David Grossman's A Horse Walks Into a Bar). (Jerusalism and The Tel Aviv Review of Books)|
|Udi Krauss in Concert||A private living room concert! Relive your Birthright Israel Fellows experience, and sing along to popular Israeli songs.|
|Idan Raichel in Concert||World-renowned singer Idan Raichel connects us all through music in this concert sponsored by The Jewish Agency for Israel.|
|Landing Beresheet||A Conversation with Nir Amitai, SpaceIL Landing Team|
More coming soon...