Building Jewish Education Across Los Angeles
BJE: Builders of Jewish Education is the only
organization in Los Angeles solely dedicated
to supporting and enhancing Jewish educational
experiences, from early childhood through high
school, across the full Jewish religious and
BJE, founded in 1937, is an independent
nonprofit serving the greater Los Angeles
area. BJE provides programs and activities
that connect families and children to a
broad range of Jewish educational opportunities.
E-news, blog, annual reports and publications, videos
Individuals passionate about Jewish education.
Bi-weekly news covering recent and upcoming BJE
programs and events.
Thought leadership from BJE staff on Jewish education trends
2019 BJE Adult March of the Living
BJE builds Jewish family and
Jewish identity for children and
young adults through its programs.
Through professional development,
BJE ensures that institutions and
educators are the best they can be
for the sake of our children and
BJE offers a wide range of support
to full-time K-12 Jewish schools in
Los Angeles.AccreditationDay School Accessibility and AffordabilityProject EnAbleGovernment and Association RepresentationBJE Accredited Day SchoolsProfessional Development and Lay Leadership Training
Programs for teens and their educators.BJE March of the LivingBJE Impact: The Center for Jewish Service LearningBJE Teen Service CorpsProfessional Development
BJE supports schools and families during the early childhood years.Parent & Me Voucher ProgramFirst 36 ProjectBJE Affiliated Early Childhood CentersProfessional DevelopmentBebe Feuerstein Simon ECE Conference
Religious School Educators NetworkReshet-LA Innovators COPLainer and Smotrich Teacher AwardsBJE Affiliated Religious SchoolsShinui - The National Network for Innovation and Part-time Education
Everything you want to know about local camps, schools and programs for Jewish children and teens!
Programs and networking opportunities for college students, young adults, and adults.BJE 2019 Adult March of the LivingBJE Lainer InternsBJE NextGen
Annual ECE ConferenceDirectors NetworkProfessional Development
Seminars for Lay LeadersEndowment DevelopmentFinancial Support for SchoolsLegal ConsortiumHead of School NetworkYeshiva/Day School Administrator RetreatProject EnableAccessing Government FundingProfessional Development OpportunitiesDay School Affordabililty/Endowment
Religious School Educators NetworkReshet-LA Innovators COPLainer and Smotrich Teacher AwardsBJE Affiliated Religious SchoolsShinui - The National Network for Innovation in Part-time Education
MentoringUniversity Access (subsidized courses)BJE Impact: Jewish Service LearningService Learning ConsultationsService Learning Network for EducatorsMicrogrants for Jewish Service Learning programs
Full list of BJE affiliated schools with contact information
Come visit BJE's booth at B2, pick up some swag, meet with staff, find out about our latest programs!
Registration is now open for BJE’s Annual Day School & Yeshiva Administrators’ Leadership Retreat on Tuesday, February 12th, from 8:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. Please note the earlier start time.
We are thrilled to announce that, due to popular demand, Rae Ringel will be with us again this year.
The topic of the day is The Joy of Working with People: Facilitating Better Meetings
Teaching Math for Deep Understanding with Sebastian Cognetta (Grades K-8)
January 10, 2019
Entrepreneurship Cohort: Building an Entrepreneurship Studio Lab and Curriculum (Grades 6-12) With Michael Cohen (The Tech Rabbi)
These workshops are closed to the general public.
Michael Cohen at ISTE2018
Reshet LA Network Participants -
On Monday Dec. 10th, from 10:00 - 11:30 AM we will be hosting our first zoom call.
Open to: Innovation CoP participants
David Lewis, Experiential Educator at BJE, will be co-leading with Dr. Isa Aron in-person workshops at Leo Baeck Temple:
Tier 1 (New participants in Program) discussing “Creating a Vision that Sticks”, and
Tier 2 (2nd year Reshet participants) “Deep Dive into Human Design Theory”.
For more information contact David Lewis at 323-761-8621
On December 6, 2018 Innovation CoP of Reshet LA (Religious School reimagined) workshops for Tiers 1 and 2:
Tier 1 (New participants in Program) workshop will discuss “Creating a Vision that Sticks”
Tier 2 (2nd year Reshet participants) workshop will be a “Deep Dive into Human Design Theory”.
For more information contact Rachel Dubowe at 323-761-8621
Rachel Dubowe will hold a workshop at UCLA Hillel for Lainer Fellows and UCLA students who hold student leadership positions at Hillel.
This is part of an ongoing workshop series for Hillel student leadership.
David Lewis will be leading a workshop on maximizing your strengths in the workplace with balancing your personal life. Open to Lainer Fellowship and interested students. Contact David Lewis at 323-761-8618 for further information.
Rachel Dubowe will be discussing a new program called SLC - Service Learning Consultation. Open to all members of the Professional Learning Network.
Contact: Rachel Dubowe - [email protected] or 323-761-8621
BJE: Builders of Jewish Education
6505 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 300
Los Angeles, CA 90048
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