Educator Spotlight

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

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

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

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

DJLN Educator Spotlight: Google Mapping Jewish History with Dr. Ethan Zadoff

February 19, 2018
Students at Frisch are delving into modern Jewish history with Google Maps.
Educator Spotlight, Educational Technology, Google, Jewish History, judaic studies

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

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

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

DJLN Educator Spotlight: Personalizing Hebrew Class with Eti Ben-Shalom

September 04, 2017
Find out how blended learning rotations are helping students at all levels.
Educator Spotlight, Hebrew, Blended Learning, Personalized Learning, judaic studies

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

DJLN Educator Spotlight: Blending in Hebrew with Meirav Kravetz

June 13, 2017
Find out how blended learning is making a difference in Hebrew instruction.
Educator Spotlight, JBlend Miami, Hebrew, Blended Learning, Personalized Learning, Educational Technology, EdTech

DJLN Educator Spotlight: Training for EdTech Expeditions with Alisa Rivky Watman

May 10, 2017
Learn how this educator is supporting teachers on their journey to integrate EdTech.
Educator Spotlight, EdTech, Educational Technology, Professional Development, Teachers

DJLN Educator Spotlight: Adventures in Blending with Maddi Spado

April 19, 2017
Learn about the benefits of blended learning in this Jewish day school classroom.
Educator Spotlight, JBlend Miami, Blended Learning, Educational Technology, EdTech, Station Rotation

DJLN Educator Spotlight: From Consumers to Producers with Danny Aviv

March 15, 2017
Find out how students are creating products to solve real-world problems.
Educator Spotlight, STEAM, STEM, Makerspace, Engineering

DJLN Educator Spotlight: Championing Change with Diane Taub and Ilana Traub

February 07, 2017
Find out how two educators are making a mark on their school community.
Educator Spotlight, JBlend Miami, Blended Learning, Educational Technology, EdTech, Professional Learning

DJLN Educator Spotlight: Blending Robotics into the Classroom with Genie Bensimon

January 10, 2017
Read how this educator was inspired to combine a makerspace with blended learning.
Educator Spotlight, JBlend Miami, Blended Learning, Makerspace, Maker Movement, Robotics, Math