For years Hebrew language instruction, professional development, curriculum development has happened in the silos of type of program (i.e. Jewish Day Schools, Synagogue Movement programs (i.e. Conservative, Reform, etc.) and very little work has been done to identify means of teaching the Modern Hebrew language the way we learn other languages. Two small organizations began to make good progress, the Hebrew Charter Center which opens Hebrew Language Charter schools in the United States, and Hebrew at the Center, previously at Brandeis University and now situated in Middlebury College. Taking the lead to… Read More
If you’re on the East coast, check out this new in 2013 summer camp – all summer – in Hebrew – for K-5 in NY run by Israeliness in collaboration with Bereisheet after school program. They’re going to have an amazing summer. These programs are designed for Israeli-Americans, Hebrew speakers.
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