Powering Innovation in Jewish Education
Since 2009, JETS has helped define online Jewish Education through the creation of online curriculum and the training of hundreds of Jewish Educators in the use of EdTech Tools for the Jewish Classroom.
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Putting Theory into Practice: Online Jewish EdTech Support Center Addresses Key Elements of Effective Professional DevelopmentAs part of its vision of effective professional development, JETS has inaugurated an online Jewish EdTech Support Center that will be available for free to all teachers who are interested in incorporating educational technology meaningfully in their instruction. The... read more
What’s new at JETS
JETS Receives CILC Pinnacle Award
For the second time in the past three years JETS received the Pinnacle Award from the Center for Interactive Learning (CILC). The award reflects a very high level of client satisfaction with JETS live distance learning classes. JETS continues to offer specialized distance learning classes to Hebrew Schools. Other classes are now available through IsraEd (www.israed.org), a new organization run by former JETS partner, Rabbi Joel Cohn. We wish Joel much success in his new endeavor.
JETSAPP Tops 100 Participants
Over 100 educators are now participating in the JETSAPP online professional community. JETSAPP is a What’s app forum for educators in the field to share their knowledge and practical experience with EdTech tools and methodologies. The JETSAPP discussion has been quite active and rich.rogram join in the festivities through an EdTech exploration of 50 years of reunification via shared projects and reflections.
Global EdTech Team Extends Reach and Scope of PD Offerings
In an attempt to enhance the scope and reach of its professional development programming, JETS has developed a “Global EdTech Team” comprising 10 talented educators from five countries in Israel, Europe, and North America. The team members bring to JETS new and diverse areas of expertise, and will facilitate the offering of JETS PD programs in different geographical locations and different languages.