EdTech

DJLN Educator Spotlight: Training for EdTech Expeditions with Alisa Rivky Watman

May 10, 2017
Learn how this educator is supporting teachers on their journey to integrate EdTech.
Educator Spotlight, EdTech, Educational Technology, Professional Development, Teachers

Four EdTech Tools for Creative Parsha Projects

May 10, 2017
Websites and apps for students to learn Torah for Shavuot and beyond!
Shavuot, Torah Portion, Parsha, judaic studies, EdTech, Educational Technology

Jim Joseph Foundation announces $100k Educational Technology Grants

May 05, 2017
The Jewish Education Project has been awarded $100,000 for the next year to expand educational technology initiatives in day schools.
Educational Technology, EdTech, Jim Joseph Foundation

Digital Resources for Yom HaShoah and Holocaust Education

April 19, 2017
Online activities, videos, testimonials, and more for teaching about the Holocaust.
Yom HaShoah, Holocaust Education, judaic studies, EdTech, Educational Technology, Blended Learning

DJLN Educator Spotlight: Adventures in Blending with Maddi Spado

April 19, 2017
Learn about the benefits of blended learning in this Jewish day school classroom.
Educator Spotlight, JBlend Miami, Blended Learning, Educational Technology, EdTech, Station Rotation

Beyond Ma Nishtana: Four Digital Tools to Encourage Student Questions

March 14, 2017
EdTech to get your students thinking more deeply about Passover and beyond.
Passover, Pesach, judaic studies, EdTech, Educational Technology, Student Questions

DJLN Educator Spotlight: Championing Change with Diane Taub and Ilana Traub

February 07, 2017
Find out how two educators are making a mark on their school community.
Educator Spotlight, JBlend Miami, Blended Learning, Educational Technology, EdTech, Professional Learning

Digital Citizenship: News Literacy in 2017

January 31, 2017
Help your students tell fact from fiction with these online resources.
Digital Citizenship, News, Educational Technology, EdTech

The New Year of the Trees: Ecological EdTech for Tu Bishvat

January 04, 2017
Don't miss these EdTech tools inspired by some very "green" Jewish texts.
EdTech, Educational Technology, Blended Learning, Earth Science, Tu Bishvat, Jewish Holidays, judaic studies

DJLN Educator Spotlight: Teaching Through the EdTech Lens with Zachary Lebwohl

December 15, 2016
EdTech, STEM, supporting teachers--this educator does it all!
Educator Spotlight, EdTech, Educational Technology, STEM, Robotics, Teachers

Eight Miracle Apps for Telling the Hanukkah Story

December 07, 2016
EdTech that will have your students learning about Hanukkah and expressing their creativity, too!
Hanukkah, Chanukah, Apps, EdTech, Educational Technology, Jewish Holidays, judaic studies, Digital Storytelling

Mark Computer Science Education Week with an Hour of Code

December 05, 2016
Great ideas for designing an Hour of Code activity for every age!
Hour of Code, Computer Science, EdTech, Blended Learning, Coding, STEM

ABCEs: EdTech for reading, writing, arithmetic, and emotional intelligence

November 22, 2016
Learn how the youngest students can benefit from playful learning with EdTech.
Educational Technology, EdTech, Early Childhood, Reading, Literacy, Math, Writing, Emotional Intelligence

DJLN Educator Spotlight: Handing Students the Reins with Jenna Kraft

November 07, 2016
With blended learning, students are engaged and controlling their learning.
Educator Spotlight, Blended Learning, Educational Technology, EdTech, Math, Rotation Model, ISTE

DJLN Educator Spotlight: Coding in K-2 with Elaine Gross

October 10, 2016
Students are learning the foundations of computer programming, and having fun, too!
Educator Spotlight, Coding, Computer Science, EdTech, Educational Technology, Early Childhood, Kindergarten

Seven Makerspace Tools to Make Your Sukkot

October 05, 2016
Sukkot provides a fantastic opportunity for educators to try out project-based learning.
EdTech, Makerspace, Jewish Education, Sukkot, Sukkah, Blended Learning, judaic studies

New Tools to “Startup” Your Judaic Studies Classroom

September 22, 2016
The Startup Pavilion at the ISTE Conference had two startups in particular that caught our eye this year.
Jewish Education, judaic studies, Educational Technology, EdTech, Blended Learning, ISTE

DJLN Educator Spotlight: Building a Class Community with Anna Greenberg

September 14, 2016
Technology is motivating students to learn and helping them build community.
Educator Spotlight, EdTech, Educational Technology, Differentiated Instruction, Student Blogs

Tools for Elul: EdTech to Foster Deeper Student Reflection

September 07, 2016
Help students better understand themselves and the meaning of the High Holidays.
judaic studies, EdTech, Blended Learning, Jewish Education, Elul, High Holidays, Rosh Hashanah, Yom Kippur

Top 6 Ways to Use Pokémon Go in Jewish Education

July 20, 2016
A great opportunity to bring Jewish education to life for teens!
Pokémon Go, Jewish Education, judaic studies, EdTech, Educational Technology