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Local Day School Teacher Honored with National Award for Innovation and Impact in Jewish Education

Jun 1, 2016

Local Day School Teacher Honored with National Award for Innovation and Impact in Jewish Education

Anat Jatwes from Donna Klein Jewish Academy (DKJA) is the 2016 winner of the Grinspoon Teacher of Excellence Award. The award is sponsored by the Department of Jewish Education of the Jewish Federation of South Palm Beach County and the Harold Grinspoon Foundation to recognize local teachers who make a lasting impact on the lives of Jewish children, and contribute to excellence in Jewish education.

Local Jewish Day Schools Ramp Up Together to Support Diverse Learners in Classrooms

Dec 11, 2015

Local Jewish Day Schools Ramp Up Together to Support Diverse Learners in Classrooms

South Palm Beach County’s five Jewish day schools are looking forward to advancing their effectiveness with diverse learners in their classrooms. Together, they have embarked on a course of professional development with Hidden Sparks, a national organization dedicated to developing and supporting professional development programs for Jewish day schools to increase understanding and support for teaching students with an array of learning differences.

Federation’s School Educational Services Director Presents Prestigious Grinspoon Award to Hillel Day School Educator

Aug 25, 2015

Federation’s School Educational Services Director Presents Prestigious Grinspoon Award to Hillel Day School Educator

Rabbi Dr. Mordechai Smolarcik of Boca Raton is the recipient of this year’s Grinspoon Award for Excellence in Jewish Education. The award recognizes talented educators who utilize 21st century skills in their classrooms and programs that help to shape the future of Jewish education. Marilyn Nachman, Director of School Educational Services for the Jewish Federation of South Palm Beach’s Department of Jewish Education, presented the prestigious award at the Opening Meeting of Hillel Day School of Boca Raton faculty and staff on August 19, 2015.

Yasher Koach to Our Day School and Congregational Educator Awardees

Mar 25, 2014

Yasher Koach to Our Day School and Congregational Educator Awardees

Congratulations to two of our local Jewish educators, Heidi Segal of Weinbaum Yeshiva High School and Lani Vahnish of B’nai Torah Congregation’s Mirochnick Religious School, who were recently honored for their professional achievements, with awards presented through the Jewish Federation of South Palm Beach County’s Department of Jewish Education, School Educational Services.