Educational Technology

DJLN Educator Spotlight: On the Cutting Edge with Debbie Harris

July 11, 2017
Get the inside scoop on an Innovation Studio that is challenging students to think and design creatively.
Educator Spotlight, 3D Printing, Educational Technology, EdTech, judaic studies, Makerspace

Confronting Sinat Chinam: Resources for Teaching Digital Citizenship

July 11, 2017
How do we help our students understand the meaning of baseless hatred and how to prevent it?
Digital Citizenship, Tisha B'Av, Sinat Chinam, judaic studies, Educational Technology, EdTech

Apply for the Tech for Learning Initiative Summer Institute!

June 16, 2017
Bring meaningful educational technology integration to your Jewish day school.
Tech for Learning Initiative, Educational Technology, EdTech, Jewish Education

Jewish EdTech to Dip Your Toes Into This Summer

June 13, 2017
Explore tools you can use in your Judaic Studies classroom next year.
judaic studies, Apps, EdTech, Educational Technology, Hebrew

DJLN Educator Spotlight: Blending in Hebrew with Meirav Kravetz

June 13, 2017
Find out how blended learning is making a difference in Hebrew instruction.
Educator Spotlight, JBlend Miami, Hebrew, Blended Learning, Personalized Learning, Educational Technology, 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

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

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