Jewish Education

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

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

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

10 Jewish YouTube Channels for Teaching Judaic Studies

August 30, 2016
Great videos for teaching Jewish history, tradition, life, and culture to a whole range of ages!
Flipped Learning, Flipped Classroom, Jewish Education, judaic studies, YouTube, Videos, Jewish History, Jewish Holidays, Hebrew

Gaming to Learn at G4C2016

August 04, 2016
Every year, gaming enthusiasts gather in New York for a few days to learn about and play at the Games for Change Festival (G4C).
Games for Change Festival (G4C), Jewish Education, judaic studies, Games for Learning, Jewish History, Vocabulary, Science, Early Childhood

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

New Digital Resources to Support Blended Learning in Judaic Studies

July 19, 2016
Two new websites to engage students in Jewish learning!
judaic studies, Jewish Education, Blended Learning, Tanakh, Torah

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's Highlights of the Year

June 27, 2016
Check out the top 5 highlights from our blog from this past school year!
Jewish Education, judaic studies, Blended Learning, EdTech, Educational Technology, Inclusion, Differentiated Instruction

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

Free Blended Learning Resources for the Holiday of Freedom

April 12, 2016
Overwhelmed by all the Passover material you have to teach? These resources will help!
Blended Learning, Passover, Pesach, Resources, Jewish Education, Jewish Holidays

Getting to See Blended Learning and Technology Integration in Action

April 11, 2016
Get a sneak peak at everything JBlend Miami learned during an amazing two day tour!
DJLN Tour 2016, JBlend Miami, Blended Learning, Educational Technology, EdTech, Jewish Education

Engineering the Sukkah: Authentic STEM in a Jewish Day School Curriculum

March 15, 2016
My goal was to incorporate more STEM across the disciplines, including Hebrew and Judaic Studies.
DJLN ISTE 2015 Reflection, ISTE 2015, ISTE, STEM, Coding, judaic studies, Jewish Education

Eight Digital Tools for Students to Create Original Purim Shpiel Videos

March 02, 2016
The best way to ensure that every student gets to participate in the Purim shpiel tradition!
Purim, Jewish Education, Jewish Holidays, EdTech, Educational Technology, Videos

10 Online Lunar Science Resources for Rosh Chodesh Curriculum

February 09, 2016
Help students understand what (literally!) makes Rosh Chodesh go around!
Rosh Chodesh, Jewish Education, judaic studies, Jewish Holidays, Resources, Blended Learning, Science, STEM

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

A New Year for Trees: Digital Resources for Earth and Environmental Science

January 04, 2016
Great resources for science in honor of this year's Tu Bishvat!
Blended Learning, Tu Bishvat, Jewish Education, judaic studies, Jewish Holidays, Earth Science, Environmental Science, STEM, Resources

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