EdTech

Celebrate the 100th day of school with tech and STEAM activities

February 07, 2019
EdTech, STEAM, STEM, 100th Day of School, Coding

DigitalJ Educator Spotlight: Embracing EdTech with Amy Katz

January 23, 2019
Amy Katz of Yeshiva University High School for Girls/Central discusses how incorporating technology changed her history classroom.
EdTech, History, American History, judaic studies, Technology, Educational Technology, Educator Spotlight

Get ready for Tu B’shvat with these four classroom activities

January 18, 2019
Get ready for Tu B'shvat with four engaging classroom activities
EdTech, Tu B'shvat

Beyond The Hour of Code: Six Tools for Learning Coding

December 19, 2018
Read about six great tools to check out if you’d like to dive further into programming in class, for students of all ages and abilities.
EdTech, Coding, Hour of Code

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