DigitalJLearning Network Blog

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

16 Online Resources to Support Your High Holiday Curriculum

September 01, 2016
We rounded up all the best videos, websites, apps, and more for the High Holidays.
EdTech, Blended Learning, Resources, Jewish, judaic studies, 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

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

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