Driving Innovation in Jewish EducationCombining Modern Educational Technology with Timeless Jewish Values and Texts
Since 2009, we have empowered over 1200 Jewish educators globally to effectively implement educational technology in their classrooms.
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We also use technology to connect students to their heritage and the global Jewish community through online student experiences
Not to be Missed Opportunities
EdTech Fundamentals for the Jewish Classroom$0.00 Free! January 7th at 1:00pm EST An Overview of EdTech for the Jewish Classroom. Take your first step into the world of EdTech with this bi-annual free webinar.
No Teacher Left Behind$200.00 – $389.00 8-session webinar: Sundays Jan 21st - March 11th 2:00 - 3:15 PM EST This course is a must know for all Jewish educators looking to incorporate quality edtech into their Jewish curriculum and classroom.
Assistive Technology for the Struggling Student$119.00 On-Demand Discover the EdTech tools that can help you face the challenge of educating your students with special needs. Whether you teach in a special education class or mainstream, this 3 session on demand course will teach you the what and the how of using assistive technologies in your classroom.
Tablets to Tablets – Tanach$119.00 On Demand Learn how to bridge ancient texts with modern edtech tools. In this 3-part on-demand series, you will learn the online tools and methodologies that can deepen the thinking and increase enjoyment in the learning of Tanach.
Read our latest articles
New Perspectives on EdTech and the Jewish Classroom
For the new year, we have compiled a list of "EdTech Tools for 2018" that we feel are very effective in the Jewish classroom. From assessments to presentations, timelines to games, these tools can transform your curriculum. 1. Wizer If you are looking for one...read more
I’m pleased to announce a new series of posts that will appear periodically on this blog, exploring a concept that I call “Torat Ha’aretz” (the Torah of the Land). As an Israel-based educator who is also a professional tour guide, I focus a lot on enhancing Jewish...read more
Are you teaching Jewish studies or Ivrit? Do you want positive and relevant learning experiences in your classroom for the coming year? Are you thinking about tomorrow's child? These are questions I would ask myself regularly. I taught for many years and observed time...read more
The rapid development of online tools and technologies has resulted in ongoing advancement in the field of special education. This a record of my odyssey on educational technology for special needs: SPED TECH… the next frontier. These are the stories of a courageous...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.