Educator Spotlight

DJLN Educator Spotlight: A Blended Learning Game-Changer with Rabbi Yoni Fein

July 05, 2016
Find out what is really the biggest game-changer in blended learning!
Educator Spotlight, judaic studies, Gemara, Jewish Education, Blended Learning, Personalized Learning, Educational Technology, EdTech

DJLN Educator Spotlight: Flipping for Mishnah with Rabbi Avrohom Wagshul

June 07, 2016
Students are bringing Torah to life in this Judaic Studies classroom.
Educator Spotlight, Flipped Classroom, Flipped Learning, EdTech, Educational Technology, judaic studies, Jewish Education, Mishnah

DJLN Educator Spotlight: Differentiating in English Class with Jennifer Ohana

May 09, 2016
Blended learning is helping to differentiate instruction and empower independent learners.
Educator Spotlight, JBlend Miami, Blended Learning, Educational Technology, EdTech, Differentiated Instruction, Data, English, Language Arts

DJLN Educator Spotlight: Teaching in Tweets with Martin Plunkett

April 11, 2016
Educational technology and blended learning are encouraging students to be innovative learners.
Educator Spotlight, JBlend Miami, Educational Technology, Blended Learning, Twitter, Tweeting, Social Studies

DJLN Educator Spotlight: Empowering Teachers by Embedding Professional Development with Hanna Shekhter

March 08, 2016
This new PD model has teachers jumping at the chance to integrate technology into their classrooms.
Educator Spotlight, Embedded Professional Development, Professional Development, Teachers, EdTech, Educational Technology

DJLN Educator Spotlight: What’s Up at JBlend Miami with Lauren Roisman and Laura Pachter

February 03, 2016
Find out why educators love JBlend Miami and how its making an impact on their students.
Educator Spotlight, JBlend Miami, Blended Learning, EdTech, Jewish Education, DJLN, CAJE-Miami, Community Partnership, Professional Learning

DJLN Educator Spotlight: Google and Gemara: EdTech in Judaic Studies with Rabbi Yehoshua Lindenbaum

January 04, 2016
Students are studying gemara in a whole new way and loving it.
Educator Spotlight, Blended Learning, EdTech, Jewish Education, Gemara, Talmud, judaic studies

DJLN Educator Spotlight: Making Jewish Movies with Alyson Jacobs

December 02, 2015
Alyson's students are making videos, and loving Judaic Studies.
Educator Spotlight, EdTech, Blended Learning, Jewish Education, judaic studies, Movies, Student Blogs

DJLN Educator Spotlight: The Meaning in Mishnah: Project-Based Learning with Rabbi Simcha Schaum

November 02, 2015
Find out how project-based learning is being used to engage students in the study of mishnah.
Educator Spotlight, Project-Based Learning, Jewish Education, judaic studies, Mishnah, Assessment, Blended Learning

DJLN Educator Spotlight: A World of Blended Learning with Debbie Clement

September 30, 2015
Go behind the scenes with Debbie and find out how she creates a blended learning classroom.
Educator Spotlight, Blended Learning, EdTech, Math, English, Reading, Differentiated Instruction

DJLN Educator Spotlight: Empowering EdTech-Savvy Students with Amanda Dawes

August 26, 2015
This Educator Spotlight showcases the incredible efforts of Amanda Dawes and her Tech Fellows to overcome EdTech challenges.
Educator Spotlight, EdTech, Blended Learning, Students

DJLN Educator Spotlight: Data, Differentiation, and Davening: Innovation in Judaic Studies with Rabbi Emily Meyer

July 27, 2015
Find out what blended learning can look like in a Judaic Studies classroom.
Educator Spotlight, Blended Learning, EdTech, Differentiated Instruction, Data, judaic studies, Jewish Education, SAMIS Foundation

DJLN Educator Spotlight: The Power of EdTech with Liz Ebersole

June 09, 2015
Get an inside look at what it means to be both a teacher and an EdTech coordinator.
Educator Spotlight, EdTech, Educational Technology, Blended Learning, Seattle Hebrew Academy, SAMIS Foundation, Language Arts

DJLN Educator Spotlight: Flipping the Classroom with Randee Groveman

May 26, 2015
Randee Groveman’s teaching philosophy follows Robert Frost’s quote: “I’m not a teacher, but an awakener.”
Educator Spotlight, Flipped Classroom, learning management system, LMS, English, EdTech, Blended Learning