Educator Spotlight

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

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

DJLN Educator Spotlight: From Consumers to Producers with Danny Aviv

March 15, 2017
Find out how students are creating products to solve real-world problems.
Educator Spotlight, STEAM, STEM, Makerspace, Engineering

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

DJLN Educator Spotlight: Blending Robotics into the Classroom with Genie Bensimon

January 10, 2017
Read how this educator was inspired to combine a makerspace with blended learning.
Educator Spotlight, JBlend Miami, Blended Learning, Makerspace, Maker Movement, Robotics, Math

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

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

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

DJLN Educator Spotlight: From Theory to Practice with Allison Shusterman

July 27, 2016
All the highlights from JBlend Miami and how it helped this teacher bring blended learning to her classroom.
Educator Spotlight, JBlend Miami, Blended Learning, Rotation Model, Personalized Learning, Reading, Math, Skype

DJLN Educator Spotlight: A Blended Learning Game-Changer with Rabbi Yoni Fein

July 05, 2016
Find out what is really the biggest game-changer in blended learning!
Educator Spotlight, judaic studies, Gemara, Jewish Education, Blended Learning, Personalized Learning, Educational Technology, EdTech

DJLN Educator Spotlight: Flipping for Mishnah with Rabbi Avrohom Wagshul

June 07, 2016
Students are bringing Torah to life in this Judaic Studies classroom.
Educator Spotlight, Flipped Classroom, Flipped Learning, EdTech, Educational Technology, judaic studies, Jewish Education, Mishnah

DJLN Educator Spotlight: Differentiating in English Class with Jennifer Ohana

May 09, 2016
Blended learning is helping to differentiate instruction and empower independent learners.
Educator Spotlight, JBlend Miami, Blended Learning, Educational Technology, EdTech, Differentiated Instruction, Data, English, Language Arts

DJLN Educator Spotlight: Teaching in Tweets with Martin Plunkett

April 11, 2016
Educational technology and blended learning are encouraging students to be innovative learners.
Educator Spotlight, JBlend Miami, Educational Technology, Blended Learning, Twitter, Tweeting, Social Studies

DJLN Educator Spotlight: Empowering Teachers by Embedding Professional Development with Hanna Shekhter

March 08, 2016
This new PD model has teachers jumping at the chance to integrate technology into their classrooms.
Educator Spotlight, Embedded Professional Development, Professional Development, Teachers, EdTech, Educational Technology

DJLN Educator Spotlight: What’s Up at JBlend Miami with Lauren Roisman and Laura Pachter

February 03, 2016
Find out why educators love JBlend Miami and how its making an impact on their students.
Educator Spotlight, JBlend Miami, Blended Learning, EdTech, Jewish Education, DJLN, CAJE-Miami, Community Partnership, Professional Learning

DJLN Educator Spotlight: Google and Gemara: EdTech in Judaic Studies with Rabbi Yehoshua Lindenbaum

January 04, 2016
Students are studying gemara in a whole new way and loving it.
Educator Spotlight, Blended Learning, EdTech, Jewish Education, Gemara, Talmud, judaic studies

DJLN Educator Spotlight: Making Jewish Movies with Alyson Jacobs

December 02, 2015
Alyson's students are making videos, and loving Judaic Studies.
Educator Spotlight, EdTech, Blended Learning, Jewish Education, judaic studies, Movies, Student Blogs

DJLN Educator Spotlight: The Meaning in Mishnah: Project-Based Learning with Rabbi Simcha Schaum

November 02, 2015
Find out how project-based learning is being used to engage students in the study of mishnah.
Educator Spotlight, Project-Based Learning, Jewish Education, judaic studies, Mishnah, Assessment, Blended Learning

DJLN Educator Spotlight: A World of Blended Learning with Debbie Clement

September 30, 2015
Go behind the scenes with Debbie and find out how she creates a blended learning classroom.
Educator Spotlight, Blended Learning, EdTech, Math, English, Reading, Differentiated Instruction