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Kehillah Lomedet – Community of Learners

How complete is your toolkit as a teacher? How are your identity, values, and big ideas expressed in your teaching? How prepared are you to teach in an era of physical distancing? We invite teachers with 0-5 years of experience in Jewish educational settings to join us once or all…...

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Trauma Informed Teaching: Pedagogy for Harm & Healing

We’re in a moment of grief and loss. We’re also in a moment of strength, creativity, growth and meaning making. How might that inform the way we approach our roles as educators? As Jewish educators? We invite educators working in all areas of Jewish education to join Melissa Merin and…...

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Bonus Friday Pop Up – Out of the Box Creativity for Teens in a Pandemic

August 21 – Out of the Box Creativity for teens in a pandemic- Sherith Israel’s Shabbox of Shalom is a book club and craft subscription box hybrid. Each box includes materials reflective journaling practice and unique craft making. Come and learn from Natalie Weizman, Youth Program Manager at Congregation Sherith…...

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Marathi Jewish Women’s Song: Between Text and Orality

To register, please click here. The Bene Israel were the largest of the three distinct Jewish communities of India before their mass migration to Israel in the 1950s. Professor Anna Schultz will present an introduction to the Marathi language songs of the Bene Israel of Bombay (Mumbai) and will discuss…...

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Pop Up: Non-Violent Communication with Dr. Kathy Simon

August 24 – Join us for a mini-workshop with Dr. Kathy Simon, as she helps us to think about the words we use and how they can help to heal our world. Join us on Zoom with this link. Join youth professionals from around the Bay Area every Monday at…...

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Pop Up: A Close-Up on the Diller Teen Tikkun Olam Awards

August 17 – Each year, the Diller Teen Foundation presents 15 teens with $36,000 to honor them for the amazing work they are doing to change the world. Join us first for the virtual awards ceremony at 11am, followed by a talk-back with some of the past award recipients. Join…...

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Translating Harry Potter into Yiddish with Arun Viswanath

Click here to register. Yiddish has just joined the list of over 80 languages into which the Harry Potter books have been translated. What are the challenges of translating this magical work into Yiddish? Is it possible to create a Yiddish translation that isn’t inherently Jewish? And who is this…...

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Community of Practice – Race Consciousness

Join us for a Community of Practice which builds upon our “Let’s Talk about Race” Pop Up from last year. We invite you to collaborate with another member from your professional organization, and commit to six sessions of learning together. Guided by the skillful facilitation of Imani Romney-Rosa Chapman, we…...

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Community of Practice – Race Consciousness

Join us for a Community of Practice which builds upon our “Let’s Talk about Race” Pop Up from last year. We invite you to collaborate with another member from your professional organization, and commit to six sessions of learning together. Guided by the skillful facilitation of Imani Romney-Rosa Chapman, we…...

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Community of Practice – Race Consciousness

Join us for a Community of Practice which builds upon our “Let’s Talk about Race” Pop Up from last year. We invite you to collaborate with another member from your professional organization, and commit to six sessions of learning together. Guided by the skillful facilitation of Imani Romney-Rosa Chapman, we…...

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