Congregational Education (Part-time Programs)
Working with an existing network of educators across Los Angeles and beyond, BJE connects teachers and administrators together in order to enhance their practice and provide dynamic, high quality educational experiences for the children who participate in their programs.
Shinui: the Network for Innovation in Part-Time Education BJE is part of a national collaboration to spark, nurture and spread educational innovation in complementary education, in order to develop approaches that will engage families in meaningful ways and meet the needs of modern families and communities.
Religious School Educators' Network This BJE-convened network helps local congregational school directors connect with each other and provides a space for sharing best practices.
Ascending the Mountain of Innovation: North American Conference on Reinventing Religious School This BJE conference, held June 11, 2017, is for religious school leadership, congregational rabbis and key lay leaders to learn about the national landscape of religious school innovation and being the work on their own.
JEDCampLA is a collaborative “unconference” for Jewish educators, in which participants set the agenda, create the workshops and learn from each other about best practices and innovations in Jewish education.
For information about any of BJE’s work in congregational education, contact BJE Director of Jewish Educational Services, David Lewis, 323-761-8618.