JETS offers core curriculum and enrichment classes in classical Biblical and Rabbinic texts, tailor made to the needs of your school’s curriculum. Courses are available in the following areas: Chumash, Nach, Mishnah, Gemara, Halacha In addition, JETS offers the...read more
Three-part course on life in ancient Israel. You can sign up for 1, 2 or all 3 sessions. 1. We Dig History: In Introduction to Archaeology בעיני ילד פרק 1 = Children's Lifestyles in Ancient Israel What it was like to live in ancient times? Through virtual visits to...read more
If you were a Jew in Germany in 1933 when Hitler came to power, how would you have reacted? What was life like for the Jews who remained in Germany during the period before World War II? Why did many Jews who were able to leave remain in Germany until it was too...read more
Students trace the history of Jerusalem through the eyes of the Menorah (candelabrum), among the oldest symbols of Judaism. Its tale encompasses three millennia, beginning in the Temple in ancient Jerusalem and concluding at the Knesset in modern Jerusalem. The...read more
Quick overview Join us on a cyber tour of Israel and meet Israel’s technological trail blazers, discover its religiously diverse population, cheer on its athletes, negotiate for its peace, and enjoy its film in its cinemas. This class will use cutting edge computer...read more
This course provides an opportunity for students to deepen their understanding of trends in current Jewish society, and the world at large, injecting them into a multi-generational discussion that includes Biblical, Rabbinic, medieval, and modern perspectives....read more
The Sites, Symbols and Songs curriculum highlights well known symbols of Jewish and Israeli life.read more
Arise and Walk Through the Land – The Sites, Sights, Sounds and Personalities of Israel Throughout the Ages
In this course, students will virtually traverse the land of Israel – discovering the modern and the ancient, and the connections between them.read more
Two formative events in the development of the contemporary Jewish community were the Holocaust and the establishment of the State of Israel.read more
This unit introduces the concept of Tikkun Olam in three sessions that begins within the context of resolutions for the coming year that are associated with Rosh Hashanah and takes the students through the year.read more
Over the past year, the Jewish Federation of Northern New Jersey has had the opportunity to provide training to our principals, educators and teachers with JETS and Smadar Goldstein. These experiences have been tremendously valuable and have given participants the confidence and skills to integrate technology in the classroom. JETS has been great to work with and we look forward to continue to work together in the future.
Joel is a great speaker and really holds the attention of his audience…it was all great…we loved it!!
We want to continue the program indefinitely. It is so valuable. We don’t need a parent demo anymore — some of our students are younger siblings of previous online students and all of the parents and students know about it now and look forward to it.