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ROSH HaSHANAH 2016 = 5777

WHAT DO THE WORDS ROSH HaSHANAH MEAN? ROSH=HEAD or THE START HaSHANAH=THE YEAR THE START OF THE JEWISH NEW YEAR HOLIDAY RECIPES GALORE                 Tashlich via drone? Would that work? Hmmm…. pic.twitter.com/IRexdxUTjt — … Continue reading

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Swipe and swipe again. It’s all there!

(cross-posted on Sight Line Nurturing a field of vision – focusing vision for the field) There’s lots of apps out there – millions, to be exact – with new apps released daily. Here’s a 4 minute, 4 app review especially fun … Continue reading

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Learning is easy as… (A B C) Alef Bet Gimel

Learning Hebrew is as easy as ABC or… Alef, Bet, Gimel. I use a variety of ios apps to teach Alef Bet to beginning learners.  Here are a few of my favorites. AlefBet OTG – “on the go” app-tly describes one … Continue reading

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Lines that Connect

There’s a Jewish sentiment often attributed to Theodor Herzl that says, “If you will it, it is no dream.”  But in reality willing something, no matter how strongly you wish it, is often not enough to flip an idea from dream … Continue reading

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The EdCamp Challenge: Pass it on

Hello EdCamp Organizer, Newbies and Wannabes. I’m Debby Jacoby a JEDCamp Organizer in San Francisco – JEDCamp is EdCamp especially inviting for educators in Jewish education systems or Jewish educators. Thank you Kristen Swanson for pulling me into this awesome … Continue reading

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See One. Do One

(cross-posted on edjewcation in the classroom) I’m spending the morning learning about edublogs, meeting some wonderful educators and student blog samples and being encourage (and supported) to launch our own. In the field of medicine the philosophy of See One, Do One, Teach One … Continue reading

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#EyalGiladNaftali

The #JIDF stands with #Israel and friends and families of #EyalGiladNaftali during this tragic time #BringBackOurBoys pic.twitter.com/FoDHsujZgH — JIDF (@JIDF) July 1, 2014 הזוי! יהי זכרם ברוך! #EyalGiladNaftali — Shoval Hori (@Hori_shoval) June 30, 2014 #EyalGiladNaftali R.I.P. 😞😔 — Belieber … Continue reading

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