Education January 2012

Education January 2012

Getting Behind Educational Change The Technion takes Manhattan; playful Torah videos expanding; new mentoring push for teachers.

INSIDE Education January 2012
Ramaz taps ‘outsider’ as headmaster; Touro professor wins three Holocaust research fellowships; Israel education push at UJA-Fed.; ORT to open third school in Buenos Aires.
Cornell partnership cements a reputation for high-tech research and development that’s been building for 100 years.
The G-dcast team looking to bring its playful Torah videos to a wider audience of students and teachers.
Summer trips help young teachersbuild community, find inspiration.
Programs here and in Houston have doctors and nurses considering the moral implications of their actions.
Three mentoring or coaching programs offer helpin fighting teacher attrition and advancing the field.
‘Esau’s Blessing’ looks at biblical heroes through the lens of special needs.