Independent Educators Network
About this Network:
Facilitated by Tamara Gropper and Rebecca Ruberg, this national network connects independent educators. Utilizing best practices in network learning, Tamara and Rebecca will provide a platform for idea-sharing, problem-solving, and consultation related to the particular challenges of entrepreneurial Jewish education ventures. The Jewish Education Project will offer resources that focus on Jewish education that leads to thriving, create opportunities for professional growth, and encourage shared leadership of the Network.
This Network is designed for education directors who are leading an independent educational program for elementary age children and/or teens.
About the Facilitators:
Tamara Gropper is an experienced organizational and educational consultant and mentor in the field of Jewish education having worked extensively with The Jewish Education Project, The Experiment in Congregational Education, and the Executive MA Program in Jewish Education at HUC-JIR. A certified Co-Active Professional Coach (CPCC) who holds an Associate Certified Coach (ACC) credential from the International Coaching Federation, Tamara is the founder of KIVUN Coaching, LLC.
Rebecca Ruberg serves as a Teen Education and Engagement consultant and has previously held a number of positions focused on engaging teens and young adults in meaningful Jewish experiences. Prior to this role, she served as an Associate Program Officer for Legacy Heritage Fund and the Nachshon Project, the Area Director for the NY/CT region of Jewish Student Connection, and as a Field Worker for the Connecticut Valley Region of BBYO.
Thursdays, 1:00pm - 2:00pm EasternOctober 1, November 12, December 17, (2021) January 28, March 11, April 22, June 3
Tamara GropperRebecca Ruberg
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BronxBrooklynLong IslandManhattanNationalQueensStaten IslandWestchester
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