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ISRAEL'S multiple dimensions

October 28-31, 2018

We are excited to announce that in celebration of Israel's 70th birthday, Hebrew College will be holding an extended conference consisting of four days of learning between October 28th and 31st, with each day dedicated to different topics. This conference is designed to expand and depend the knowledge about Israel for educators and professionals and help them develop the skill of sharing their learning with students and families. The conference will focus on the multiple dimensions of Israel, including its diverse people, spirit of innovation, Hebrew language, and Israeli literature, culture, nature and much more.

The schedule for the four days of the conference is as follows:

I. Sunday, October 28 (1:30-4:00pm) - Israel and Hebrew: The Environment as a Teacher
Educational visit to the Wonder of Learning Exhibit at Wheelock/Boston University with Rachel Raz

II. Monday, October 29 (9:00-4:00pm) - The Multiple Dimensions of Israel
Understanding and Teaching Israel - for educators and professionals teaching all ages 

III. Tuesday, October 30 (8:30am - 3:30pm) - Israel in Early Education
For educators and professionals working with children ages 0-8 and their families

IV. Wednesday, October 31 - Best Practices: Learning from the Field
Educational site visits - see how Israel can be incorporated into educational settings in the local area

Schedule and Session Description.

View the draft program [PDF]

Register (Mass. only)
Register (Non-Mass.)
Register (MA Group members)


Rachel Raz, Director
Early Childhood Institute
Shoolman Graduate School
(617) 559-8629

Linna Ettinger, Asst. Director
Early Childhood Institute
Shoolman Graduate School
(617) 559-8813


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