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Monday, February 16 • 1:00pm - 2:15pm
Jewish Education is Dead. Long Live Jewish Education.

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The approaches to Jewish education that were developed in the 20th century served us reasonably well in that era. But the world has changed, and Jewish education needs to change with it. Join a no-holds-barred discussion about Jewish education’s future. We’ll ask: What should Jewish education’s goals be in a time of permeable boundaries, personal meaning-making, learner empowerment and prosumerism? What paradigm shifts are needed for Jewish education to thrive in a rapidly changing world?


Jonathan Woocher

Jonathan Woocher is the president of the Lippman Kanfer Foundation for Living Torah, which promotes efforts to connect Jews and others to Jewish wisdom, sensibilities, and experiences that help them to lead more purposeful and fulfilling lives and to shape a better world. Previously, he worked for twenty-seven years at Jewish Education Service of North America (JESNA). He serves on the boards of the Covenant Foundation and Bikkurim: An... Read More →

Monday February 16, 2015 1:00pm - 2:15pm

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