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Applebaum, Lauren; Zakai, Sivan – Journal of Jewish Education, 2020
This article examines the practice of pretend Israel trips in Jewish early childhood education. Jewish early childhood educators who work in markedly different preschool settings, and who have differing beliefs about Israel and Israel education, nonetheless converge on a practice of pretend trips to Israel that remains remarkably stable across…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Imagination, Early Childhood Education, Judaism
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Cohen, Jonathan – Journal of Jewish Education, 2020
This article represents a first attempt to analyze and synthesize the theological, hermeneutic, and educational insights of Joseph Sander Lukinsky, who was one of the foremost Jewish educational thinkers and master practitioners of recent times. Particular attention is paid to Lukinsky's theology of revelation, to his educational theory, his…
Descriptors: Judaism, Jews, Religious Education, Hermeneutics
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Smith, Sara – Journal of Jewish Education, 2020
The development of non-Orthodox Jewish day schools in Los Angeles in the 1970s to 1990s can be attributed to a combination of factors, including the city's geography, the deterioration of public education, court-ordered busing that began in the 1970s, and strong rabbinic personalities. Yet, as elementary day schools proliferated throughout the…
Descriptors: Jews, Judaism, Day Schools, Secondary School Students
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Levites, Arielle – Journal of Jewish Education, 2020
What do Jewish day school students believe constitutes good understanding and worthwhile learning in the context of their encounter with rabbinic texts in the classroom? This article shares findings from an interview study of Jewish day school students in grades 9 through 12 regarding their attitudes toward the study of Talmud. I argue that high…
Descriptors: Jews, Judaism, Religious Education, Day Schools
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Kaunfer, Elie – Journal of Jewish Education, 2019
This article attempts to test the hypothesis that Jewish wisdom can impact the real-life work challenges of non-profit/philanthropy power dynamics. By examining the narratives of King Aggripas and the sages, I explore an analogue to these power dynamics in rabbinic literature. In M "Sotah" 7:8, the rabbis flatter Aggripas by calling him…
Descriptors: Judaism, Jews, Power Structure, Philanthropic Foundations
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Heller Stern, Miriam – Journal of Jewish Education, 2019
Proponents of building a "creative society" through educational innovation are calling for engaging learners in new modes of collaboration, problem solving, and original thinking. How might the enterprise of Jewish education contribute to this evolution in creative thinking and action? This article explores how "the Jewish…
Descriptors: Judaism, Religious Education, Futures (of Society), Creative Thinking
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Ochs, Vanessa L. – Journal of Jewish Education, 2019
When Jewish Sensibilities were formulated (2003) as a framework, it was not for the purpose of teaching Jews how or why to be Jewish. Rather, Jewish Sensibilities were a way for Jews to reflect on the Jewish content already in their lives; they also allowed practitioners in the field of health care to think about the Jewish patients and families…
Descriptors: Jews, Judaism, Guidelines, Teaching Methods
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Horowitz, Bethamie – Journal of Jewish Education, 2019
The analysis examines the genesis of the Lippman-Kanfer Foundation for Living Torah's Prize in Applied Jewish Wisdom (AJW) that was first awarded in 2016. The foundation invented both the phrase AJW and the prize to highlight the qualities of Jewish content being employed by promising educators and activists in the "Jewish innovation…
Descriptors: Judaism, Jews, Innovation, Awards
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Yares, Laura – Journal of Jewish Education, 2019
Jewish learning in the context of professional development for Jews working in the "disruptive", or engagement sector has emerged as a domain into which millions of dollars are invested annually, with very little hard data on how those investments correlate to educational growth. This article considers the Sensibilities Framework,…
Descriptors: Educational Theories, Religious Education, Jews, Judaism
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Uhrman, Abigail L.; Walton, Ginger; Oaks, Lindsey; Schleien, Stuart J.; Kress, Jeffrey S. – Journal of Jewish Education, 2019
As an increasing number of Jewish summer camps welcome campers with disabilities, it becomes more important to understand the experience of these campers and that of their neurotypical peers. In this study, campers with disabilities and neurotypical campers participated together in a photography activity. Photographs and their accompanying…
Descriptors: Inclusion, Summer Programs, Camps, Photography
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Weikel, Alison – Journal of Jewish Education, 2019
This study explores how structured reflective practice by teachers in a Reform congregational school contributes to relational growth and the development of an inquiry stance in teaching. Analysis of teachers' responses to weekly prompts about their classroom experiences reveals three prominent themes: classroom management as inquiry, the tension…
Descriptors: Judaism, Religious Education, Course Content, Problem Solving
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Gold, Mindy M. – Journal of Jewish Education, 2019
This study explores how the relationships between congregational school Jewish educators built during ongoing "havruta" (partner-based) text study can carry over into a professional relationship that is aimed toward learning to integrate technology. Educator relationships were studied as part of the Jewish Educator Technology Initiative…
Descriptors: Judaism, Religious Education, Teaching Methods, Technology Integration
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Raider-Roth, Miriam; Rector-Aranda, Amy; Kaiser, Tammy; Lipinsky, Liron; Weikel, Alison; Wolkenfeld, Sara; Zaidenberg, Liat – Journal of Jewish Education, 2019
In this article, the authors describe and discuss applications of the Group-Level Assessment/Understanding (GLA/GLU) process, an innovative participatory action research methodology. The authors first describe the GLA/GLU application in the Mandel Teacher Educator Institute (MTEI) and the creation of an MTEI interpretive community to deeply…
Descriptors: Participatory Research, Action Research, Risk, Teaching Methods
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Lewis, Jennifer; Potts, Phoebe – Journal of Jewish Education, 2019
Lesson study is a form of professional development where a group of teachers identifies a problem of practice on which they would like to make progress in their teaching. Over an extended period of time, the teachers study the topic and plan a lesson together. One member then teaches the lesson while the others observe; the group reflects…
Descriptors: Case Studies, Lesson Plans, Judaism, Religious Education
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Kelman, Ari Y.; Marom, Marva Shalev; Keep, Benjamin – Journal of Jewish Education, 2019
Citations are one of the ways that scholars engage one another in dialogue, debate, and discussion. As such, they represent a powerful way in which practitioners constitute themselves and others within a scholarly field. This article studies the citational practices of articles published in the "Journal of Jewish Education" over a…
Descriptors: Judaism, Religious Education, Educational Research, Citations (References)
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