Network Catalog

Welcome to our 2020-21 Network Catalog. We have many wonderful Networks that are continuing and new ones that we are quite excited about. We hope you will explore our offerings by browsing through the entries below or use one or more of our filters to focus on the Networks that are most appropriate for you (many allow you to select multiple options). Have questions? Don't see something you thought would be there or would like to see? Please email Suri Jacknis, Director, Educator Networks.

 

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(NEW) Day School Leaders Network with Erica Brown

This network features Dr. Erica Brown as she facilitates lively text study and creates opportunities to expand and implement practical leadership skills in this time of crisis.

Facilitator: Dr. Erica Brown
When: 9:30am- 11am ET
Format: Virtual
Area of work:
DS&Y

Brooklyn Educators Network

This network is designed for Directors of Education in Brooklyn congregations to come together for the purposes of sharing, problem-solving, and collaboration. We will strive to create a forum where challenges can be brainstormed, programs can be co-planned, and resources can be shared.

Facilitator: Rebecca Ruberg
When: Wednesdays
Format: Virtual
Area of work:
CL

Exploring Reggio with a Jewish Perspective

This interactive network is provided in partnership with the Paradigm Project and will integrate the core concepts of the Reggio Emilia Approach with our Jewish Early Childhood programs. Open to those who have been embracing the Reggio Approach as well as to those that are new to this thinking and eager to expand their understanding.

Facilitators: Mara Bier, Dr. Naama Zoran
When: Sundays at 11am ET
Format: Virtual
Area of work:
EC

Family Learning Network

Designed for family educators, congregational ed directors, teachers, clergy, lay leaders, this network will help you develop best practices in the field of family education and intergenerational programming. This year as we continue to plan for online learning, we will consider the role of ritual in providing a comfortable framework for meaning-making and belonging.

Facilitators: Suri Jacknis, Jodie Goldberg
When: Tuesdays or Thursdays, 10:00am – 11:30am
Format: Virtual
Area of work:
FE CL

Independent Educators Network

This National Network is designed for education directors who are leading an independent educational program for elementary-age children and/or teens. The Network will provide a platform for idea-sharing, problem-solving, and consultation related to the particular challenges of entrepreneurial Jewish education ventures.

Facilitators: Tamara Gropper, Rebecca Ruberg
When: Thursdays, 1:00pm - 2:00pm Eastern
Format: Virtual
Area of work:
EC FE DS&Y CL AS&B T

Innovation in Jewish Education

This network is designed for educators (education directors, lead teachers, and entrepreneurial educators) engaged in K-12 part-time Jewish education. This National Network is a great opportunity for you to build new collegial relationships, and to learn about new resources and the work of your fellow educators.

Facilitator: Suri Jacknis
When: Wednesday mornings, 10:00am - 11:30am Eastern
Format: Virtual
Area of work:
CL

Jewish Early Childhood Day Camp Directors Roundtable

This network is a community of practice to support and deepen the work of Jewish Early Childhood Day Camp Directors. Together we will explore both big ideas related to vision, philosophy, core values, and policies as well as share practical strategies that can be helpful in the day to day running of a camp.

Facilitators: Sasha Kopp, Suri Jacknis
When: This network meets on Tuesdays from 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Format: Virtual
Area of work:
EC FE

Long Island Early Childhood Directors Roundtable

This continuing network will allow for Directors and Assistant/Associate Directors in Jewish Early Childhood settings in Long Island to share and develop best practices in the field of Early Childhood Education.

Facilitator: Sasha Kopp
When: Wednesdays, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Format: Virtual
Area of work:
EC

Long Island Innovators

This continuing network is a great opportunity for you to engage in text study, to build collegial relationships, and to learn about new resources and the work of your fellow educators. You will identify and work towards a professional goal as well as contribute to the field by designing and/or implementing innovative strategies in your own setting or in the larger community.

Facilitators: Suri Jacknis, Jodie Goldberg
When: Mondays, 10:00am - 11:30am Eastern
Format: Virtual
Area of work:
CL

Long Island Youth Professional Roundtable

Connect with colleagues serving Long Island and Westchester Jewish communities to build relationships and explore opportunities for collaboration! This is your chance to sit and think with other youth professionals in a way that can spark and spread innovation in your settings.

Facilitator: Jodie Goldberg
When: Tuesdays or Wednesday, 10:00am - 11:30am
Format: Virtual
Area of work:
CL T

Manhattan Early Childhood Directors Roundtable

This continuing network will allow for Directors and Associate Directors in Jewish Early Childhood settings in Manhattan to share and develop best practices in the field of Jewish Early Childhood education.

Facilitator: Sasha Kopp
When: Thursdays, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Format: Virtual
Area of work:
EC FE

Manhattan Senior Educator Innovators

This is a group of primarily Manhattan veteran directors/senior educators, who have been meeting together for several years. This network is for senior educators who are part of their congregations' senior leadership teams and who have full-time educators reporting to them. Unfortunately, we are not able to accept additional members at this time.

Facilitators: Jo Kay, Dena Klein
When: Mondays, 10:00am - 11:30am ET
Format: Virtual
Area of work:
CL