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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Mental Health and Wellness Network

Convening professionals focused on the mental health and wellness needs of Jewish youth and/or youth professionals on a regional or national level, the aim of the network is to learn more about each other’s work, build pathways for collaboration, and provide space for groupthink to problem solve challenges.

Facilitator: Rebecca Ruberg
When: Mondays, 1:00pm
Format: Virtual
Area of work:
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Music Educator Network

This new Jewish Education Project Network will bring together Jewish Music Educators who are embedded in a community and working to impact children, youth, and families over time. Participants will share wisdom, repertoire, and resources, experiment with new strategies, and consider how Jewish Music Education can help their congregations thrive.

Facilitators: Josh Rosenberg, Josh Schwartz
When: Mondays 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Format: Virtual
Area of work:
EC FE CL AS&B T

New York City Innovators

Educators with varying degrees of experience will have the opportunity to collaborate and create new strategies for innovative models of curricular design for learning beyond the walls of the classroom. We will also devote time to the peer consultancy process to unravel the challenges we face as Jewish educators.

Facilitators: Abby Pitkowsky, Dr. Evie Rotstein
When: Wednesdays or Thursdays, 9:30am - 10:45am Eastern
Format: Virtual
Area of work:
CL T

New York City Youth Professional Roundtable

Connect with colleagues 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: Wednesdays or Thursdays, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Format: Virtual
Area of work:
CL T

Qushiyot Alumni Network

OPEN ONLY TO QUSHIYOT ALUMNI. This network will function as a Community of Practice for Qushiyot Israel Education Fellowship Alumni - Pilot, Aleph, Bet, Gimmel, Dalet, and Hey cohorts - who share a passion for developing and teaching high-quality Israel educational experiences that challenge and engage our students.

Facilitator: Abby Pitkowsky
When: Tuesdays or Thursdays, 10:00am - 11:30am
Format: Virtual
Area of work:
CL T

Racial Justice in the Jewish ECE Classroom

Provided in partnership with the Paradigm Project. Through a shared commitment to creating spaces where adults and young children can speak and act against injustice and racism, this Community of Practice will support participants as they engage in anti-racism work, listening, and learning to transform their early childhood practice, classrooms, schools, and communities.

Facilitators: Aliza Plotkin, Dr. Ilana Dvorin Friedman
When: 8pm - 9:30 pm ET
Format: Virtual
Area of work:
EC

Titchadesh

Open to full-time educators (Assistant Directors/Principals, Family Engagement Professionals, Program Directors, Camp and Youth Professionals, Full-time Teachers) other than Senior educators/directors to share innovative models and strategies, and to explore their own potential to make a difference in the lives of families and learners.

Facilitator: Rabbi Jennifer Goldsmith
When: Thursdays, 11am - 12pm (Sept/Oct); 10am - 12pm (Nov/Jan/March/April/June)
Format: Virtual
Area of work:
FE CL

Westchester Early Childhood Directors Roundtable

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

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

Westchester Innovators

You will have a chance to wrestle with what is next in Jewish education. Participants will grapple with setting new visions, building teams, getting buy-in, assessing past learning, and other key concepts and themes that can help direct programs towards an innovative future.

Facilitator: Rabbi Jennifer Goldsmith
When: Wednesdays or Thursdays, 11am - 12:00pm
Format: Virtual
Area of work:
CL T

Westchester Youth Professional Roundtable

This network is designed for Youth Professionals who want to connect with colleagues to build relationships and explore opportunities for collaboration!

Facilitator: Rebecca Ruberg
When: Tuesdays or Thursday, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Format: Virtual
Area of work:
CL T

Yeshiva/Day School Early Childhood Directors Roundtable

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

Facilitator: Elana Fertig
When: Tuesdays or Wednesdays, time TBD
Format: Virtual
Area of work:
EC DS&Y