How do we “teach a child according to his/her way”? Using the three P’s, Tikvah Wiener demonstrates how she is innovating learning through purpose, play, and passion. Wiener argues for a Jewis... h education that shifts its focus from the classroom and the confines of the desk, toward students' genuine interests, an educational approach already present in our tradition to teach children according to their own way. See lessSee more
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Creating Innovators: The Making of Young People Who Will Change The World addresses these questions through in-depth profiles of young innovators and the adults who have made a difference in their lives, as well as vivid descriptions of innovation-driven classrooms and places of work. More than just a book about innovation, Creating Innovators is itself innovative.
There is lots of talk about the science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) pipeline and all of its leaks. My personal mission is to fill the STEM pipeline with so many children that it bursts. To do this, STEM must be taught in an inspiring way.
One of the goals of experiential Jewish education is to impact the formation of the Jewish Identities of our learners. By Kenny Pollack [This is the eighth in an annual series of articles written by participants and alumni of the YU Certificate Program in Experiential Jewish Education (EJE), highlighting EJE related ideas and practices.]
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