I know that it sounds like a bold statement, but I believe that we just made history. This past week, Simnik.com, in collaboration with the BJELA and Congregation Adat Ari El, launched Virtual Israel: Neve Tzedek - an Israel curriculum that is delivered using a 3D immersive online environment.
While there have been other simulations used in Jewish schools, I believe that this curriculum is groundbreaking because:
1. It conforms with best practice in the use of MUVE for education.…
Are you going to be in San Diego this summer? Check out the Star Family Summer Camp for families who are looking to enjoy San Diego while learning about evolution and Judaisms's appoach to creation and responses to Darwinism. Check out more information here, and read the blurb below!
The Star Family Summer Camp is interactive and intergenerational, educational and fun, Jewish and universal – just like your…Continue
Added by Reyzl Geselowitz on April 26, 2012 at 10:19am — No Comments
Legacy Heritage Fund is thrilled to announce the launch of the enhanced phase of Dah Bear, a free online tool which assists students in mastering Hebrew vocabulary. Dah Bear was released on a pilot basis at the end of the last academic year. Dah Bear contains over 1,200 word lists and is being used in the classrooms of more than 275 teachers in over 90 schools around the world.
In this new phase, Dah Bear has been redesigned for use by teachers with linkages to their classes and…Continue
Added by Marci Karoll on April 23, 2012 at 2:03pm — No Comments
The recently published issue of the annual alumni magazine for the Bronfman Youth Fellowships in Israel included a few profiles of innovative Jewish education models. We're republishing them here. Take a look!
There’s a new face of Jewish education in Chicago: the Jewish Enrichment Center, founded and directed…Continue
Added by Reyzl Geselowitz on April 11, 2012 at 3:32pm — No Comments