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Protected: Meet and Greet with Avi Ben-Hur

By Ellen Resnek / Tuesday, January 16, 2024 / Comments Off on Protected: Meet and Greet with Avi Ben-Hur

There is no excerpt because this is a protected post.

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Securing Israel’s Future: Navigating Politics and Accountability in the Netanyahu Era with Avi Ben-Hur

By Ellen Resnek / Tuesday, January 16, 2024 / Comments Off on Securing Israel’s Future: Navigating Politics and Accountability in the Netanyahu Era with Avi Ben-Hur

Explore the intricate balance between Israel’s safety and political dynamics in our upcoming event. Join us as we delve into the challenges faced by Netanyahu in maintaining power amidst growing […]

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Post Film Discussion Children of Peace with Maayan Schwartz Writer/Director and CWB Scholar Avi Ben-Hur

By Ellen Resnek / Monday, January 15, 2024 / Comments Off on Post Film Discussion Children of Peace with Maayan Schwartz Writer/Director and CWB Scholar Avi Ben-Hur

About the Film: For more than a century, a persistent conflict has unfolded between Arabs and Jews. In an extraordinary departure from the norm, a collective of visionaries chose to […]

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Judaism’s Ancient and Ongoing Roots in Israel with Avi Ben-Hur: a 3 part Course Session 3

By Ellen Resnek / Thursday, December 28, 2023 / Comments Off on Judaism’s Ancient and Ongoing Roots in Israel with Avi Ben-Hur: a 3 part Course Session 3

Embark on a thought-provoking journey through the intricate history of Israel with Avi Ben Hur in this three-part series. Delve into the depths of historical narratives and contested landscapes as […]

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Judaism’s Ancient and Ongoing Roots in Israel with Avi Ben-Hur: a 3 part Course Session 2

By Ellen Resnek / Thursday, December 28, 2023 / Comments Off on Judaism’s Ancient and Ongoing Roots in Israel with Avi Ben-Hur: a 3 part Course Session 2

Embark on a thought-provoking journey through the intricate history of Israel with Avi Ben Hur in this three-part series. Delve into the depths of historical narratives and contested landscapes as […]

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Judaism’s Ancient and Ongoing Roots in Israel with Avi Ben-Hur: a 3 part Course Session 1

By Ellen Resnek / Thursday, December 28, 2023 / Comments Off on Judaism’s Ancient and Ongoing Roots in Israel with Avi Ben-Hur: a 3 part Course Session 1

Embark on a thought-provoking journey through the intricate history of Israel with Avi Ben Hur in this three-part series. Delve into the depths of historical narratives and contested landscapes as […]

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Book Talk: The People on the Beach

By Ellen Resnek / Thursday, December 28, 2023 / Comments Off on Book Talk: The People on the Beach

Book Talk: The People on the Beach A vivid history tracing Holocaust survivors who risked everything again for a new life in Palestine.   ABOUT THE BOOK: THE PEOPLE ON THE BEACH On […]

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Israel Update with Avi Ben-Hur

By Ellen Resnek / Tuesday, November 7, 2023 / Comments Off on Israel Update with Avi Ben-Hur

Israel Update with Avi Ben-Hur Each update will be dynamic in nature, and our CWB Scholar will provide insightful analysis into this complex war as it unfolds. Avi Ben-Hur Scholar […]

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Using the war in Israel as a teachable moment for children

By Ellen Resnek / Monday, November 6, 2023 / Comments Off on Using the war in Israel as a teachable moment for children

Open-ended questions and judicious rhetoric are among ways of modeling ‘that it’s OK to have feelings’ READ THE STORY HERE

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FAQs for the Israel-Hamas War: High School

By Ellen Resnek / Saturday, October 28, 2023 / Comments Off on FAQs for the Israel-Hamas War: High School

We have collaborated with our in-house scholar, Avi Ben Hur, to design a short FAQ sheet aimed at helping educators and students navigate this complex time.

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