Upcoming Online Learning Programs
Twersky Winner Tells All with Rabbi Deborah Bodin Cohen
Thursday, February 12, 2014 @ 1:00 pm and 8:00 pm Eastern
For: Supplemental School, High School
Learn about the history of Confirmation through incredible letters and photographs with 2014 Twersky Award Winner Rabbi Deborah Bodin Cohen of Potomac, MD. Participate in some of the activities from her award-winning lesson and learn about how to create your own original lesson plan for submission to JWA’s 2015 Twersky Award.
Twersky Finalist Tells All with Rabbi Mike Rothbaum
Thursday, March 19, 2015 @ 1:00 pm Eastern
For: All Settings, Middle and High School
Learn about the groundbreaking work of Jewish artist Barbara Kruger with 2014 Twersky Award Finalist Rabbi Mike Rothbaum of Oakland, CA. Examine student work and participate in some of the activities from his award-winning lesson. Learn how to create your own original lesson plan for submission to JWA’s 2015 Twersky Award.
Adapting and Scaffolding Texts for Younger Students with Jonah Hassenfeld
Thursday, April 23, 2015 @ 1:00 pm and 8:00 pm Eastern
For: All Settings, Elementary and Middle School Educators
What do you do when you find an amazing letter or article that is too long or too dense for your students? Learn how to modify and excerpt documents, allowing students to access the important ideas within them without losing the voice or intention of the original composition. See examples of modified documents and discuss strategies for introducing them to your students.
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Jewish Women's Archive. "Upcoming Online Learning Programs." (Viewed on January 31, 2015) <http://jwa.org/teach/profdev/webinars>.