PowerPoints

Skills

Skills

Prezi.com

Examples used in class: http://prezi.com/9sxhjj_k8ioo/kosher-animals/ http://prezi.com/8gzlzf5pp-lt/shechita/ http://prezi.com/yz8nb4ar5tvq/milk-and-meat/  

Hebrew

Fluent speaker

Interests

Guitar

Torah leyning

Spanish

Safrut

Literature

Health and fitness

Shoftim: Windows Movie Maker

Various Degrees and Certificates

Work History

Work History
Sep 2007 - Present

Teacher/Education Technology Coordinator

Beth Tfiloh
  • Taught students (Grades 5-8) in all Jewish subjects, including Chumash, Navi, parsha, holidays, prayer, Jewish history, and Jewish philosophy.
  • 2011 Teacher of the Year for innovations in educational technology.
  • Charged with overseeing the integration of educational technology throughout the institution.
2007 - 2012

English Teacher

Talmudical Academy

  • Taught 11th grade English.
  • Educated students toward greater proficiency in reading, writing, grammar and vocabulary.
  • Prepared students for the SATs and the AP English Language and Composition exam.
2007 - 2012

Religious School Teacher

Temple Isaiah

Developed and implemented 7th grade curricula in Jewish customs, Holocaust studies, and Israel studies. 

Education

Education
2010 - Present

MA

JTS: William Davidson School

 Will complete all Masters requirements by fall 2013, with a MA in education, specializing in Jewish education.

2002 - 2005

Rabbinic Ordination

Yeshivat HaMivtar

Studied Jewish law for three years receiving smicha (rabbinic ordination) from Yehsivat HaMivtar, Rabbi Zalman Nechemya Goldberg, and Pirchei Shoshanim.

Sep 1995 - Jun 1998

BA

SUNY Albany

Graduated summa cum laude in three years (one spent at Bar-Ilan University in Israel). GPA was 3.97. 

Certifications

Certifications

Certified Sofer Stam

HaSofer, Jerusalem

Master Teachers Program

Center for Jewish Education

Certified Personal Trainer

NASM