judaic studies

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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