EdTech

DigitalJEducator Spotlight: Using EdTech to rethink religious school with Rabbi Melissa Buyer-Witman

December 12, 2018
“Technology has forced us to take a deep look at what we do and what we provide to students in the classroom,” says Rabbi Melissa Buyer-Witman of Temple Israel of the City of New York.
EdTech, Educator Spotlight, Congregational Learning

Art & Algorithms: Hanukkah Themed Pixel Art Activities

November 30, 2018
Learn about a fun activity to use with your students which incorporates Hanukkah, art, and coding.
EdTech, Coding, Hanukkah, Art, STEAM, Unplugged, Plugged, Computer Science

DigitalJ Educator Spotlight: Miri Rubin on the never ending surprises of EdTech

November 12, 2018
“The best part about EdTech are the surprises that come down the line,” explains Miri Rubin of The Ramaz School in this month's Educator Spotlight.
Educator Spotlight, EdTech, Educational Technology, STEM, Coding

How virtual reality and augmented reality can change how you approach field trips

October 18, 2018
The world of VR and AR is making the idea of field trips like my class’s trek to the Brooklyn Robot Foundry a walk in the park.
EdTech, Educational Technology, Augmented Reality, Virtual Reality, Professional Development, Jewish Education, The Jewish Education Project

DigitalJ Educator Spotlight: Using EdTech to transform teaching and learning with Tziri Lamm

October 16, 2018
"Learning now is entirely driven by students, it is an interactive experience," Tziri Lamm of Yeshiva of Flatbush explains in this month's DigitalJ Educator Spotlight.
Educator Spotlight, EdTech, Educational Technology

DJLN Educator Spotlight: Bringing History to Life with Danyel Goldberg

May 31, 2018
Why are students so excited about social studies at Shulamith School for Girls?
Educator Spotlight, History, Social Studies, EdTech, Educational Technology, Station Rotation

Get Your Struggling Middle Schoolers Speaking Hebrew!

May 30, 2018
While some students feel comfortable speaking Hebrew spontaneously, there are always few who may lack the skill or confidence to participate in speaking activities.
EdTech, Educational Technology, Hebrew

What Happens When Preschoolers Use Robots for Tikkun Olam

April 27, 2018
What happens when a pack of robots come to a school to help preschoolers clean up the environment?
Educational Technology, EdTech, Early Childhood, Preschool, Jewish Education, judaic studies

DJLN Educator Spotlight: Supporting Blended Learning with Andrea Lucero

April 27, 2018
Learn how blended learning is making a difference in a variety of subjects.
Educator Spotlight, Blended Learning, Educational Technology, judaic studies, EdTech

DJLN Educator Spotlight: A Vision for Personalized Learning with Rav Tomer Ronen

March 29, 2018
Go behind the scenes of a unique learning model with the Head of School at Yeshivat He'Atid.
Educator Spotlight, Personalized Learning, Blended Learning, Educational Technology, EdTech, judaic studies

Once Upon a Purim Shpiel: Digital Tools to Encourage Creative Writing

February 16, 2018
Challenge your students to become scriptwriters with these fun digital tools.
Purim, judaic studies, Educational Technology, EdTech, Jewish Education, Jewish Holidays

DJLN Educator Spotlight: Reimagining Educational Goals with Avi Bloom

January 18, 2018
At SAR High School, technology is supporting learning and creating brand new educational possibilities.
Educator Spotlight, EdTech, Educational Technology, judaic studies, Gemara, Jewish Education

Resolve to Learn This Year!

January 12, 2018
Don't miss these exciting conferences and other EdTech learning opportunities in 2018.
EdTech, Educational Technology, Conferences, ISTE, Blended Learning

Educator Spotlight: Adventures in Tech for Learning with Jenny Kritchevski

December 19, 2017
At this Jewish day school, students are creating videos, coding, and showing their learning with EdTech.
Educator Spotlight, Tech for Learning, EdTech, Coding, judaic studies, Animation

The Tech for Learning Initiative Kicked Off This Summer

November 02, 2017
All about the inaugural Jewish Education Project Summer Institute.
Education, Workshop, EdTech, Blended Learning

DJLN Educator Spotlight: Building an Innovative School Culture With Dr. Melanie Waynik

November 06, 2017
Ezra Academy is integrating Tech into Torah studies and more!
Educator Spotlight, STEAM, Coding, Robotics, Maker Movement, Makerspace, EdTech, Educational Technology

DJLN Educator Spotlight: Full STEAM Ahead With Monica Brandwein

October 06, 2017
Students are staying engaged with coding, robotics, STEAM, and more!
Educator Spotlight, STEAM, Coding, Robotics, Maker Movement, Makerspace, EdTech, Educational Technology

DJLN Educator Spotlight: Creating Student Leaders with Nancy Penchev

August 07, 2017
Find out how students are demonstrating their learning and creativity in the I LAB and beyond.
Educator Spotlight, Robotics, EdTech, Educational Technology, Blended Learning, STEAM

Shana Tova: Six EdTech Tools for a Sweet New Year

September 05, 2017
Start the year off by experimenting with these up-and-coming EdTech tools.
Educational Technology, EdTech, Blended Learning, High Holidays, Rosh Hashanah

DJLN Educator Spotlight: On the Cutting Edge with Debbie Harris

July 11, 2017
Get the inside scoop on an Innovation Studio that is challenging students to think and design creatively.
Educator Spotlight, 3D Printing, Educational Technology, EdTech, judaic studies, Makerspace