ShalomLearning Training & Professional Development

ShalomLearning is proud to offer professional development and training opportunities for ShalomLearning educators. Attendees learn about the ShalomLearning curriculum and technologies while building a network of peers across the continent. With hands on experience, teachers increase their knowledge and confidence.

Descriptions of the training programs can be found under the training calendar

ShalomLearning  Training
*All Times in Eastern Time Zone

It is strongly recommended to attend all ShalomLearning online sessions from a laptop/desktop device.

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Training Descriptions:

AHC Office Hours (1 hour): * These open office hours are for Atlanta Hebrew Connection Educators.

Curriculum Demo (45 minutes): This session is intended for prospective ShalomLearning users. During this 45 minute overview session, learn more about ShalomLearning’s curricular offerings.

Values Training (1 hour training): Learn about ShalomLearning’s K-7 Jewish Values curriculum, how to access curricular materials, and practice using our online learning management system (Schoology).

JLearnHub (1.5 hour training): Learn about ShalomLearning’s JLearnHub Hebrew curriculum, how to access curricular materials, and practice assigning and reviewing student work in our online learning management system (Schoology).

Torah Aura (1.5 hour training): Learn about ShalomLearning’s Torah Aura Hebrew curriculum, how to access curricular materials, and practice assigning and reviewing student work in our online learning management system (Schoology).

LLH (1 hour training): Learn about the Let’s Learn Hebrew Side by Side Hebrew curriculum, how to access curricular materials, and how to review student work.

Unit Overview (1 hour training): Explore ShalomLearning’s Jewish Values curriculum, take a look at the unit introduction and developmental lenses, review hands-on activities, and share classroom tips and tricks.

*Previous attendance at a Values Training is required.

Advanced Schoology (1 hour training): Take your Schoology experience to the next level – explore additional features of Schoology, how to add your own materials to your course, and how to access advanced features.

*Previous attendance at a ShalomLearning Values or Hebrew training is required.

Teaching Hebrew Online (1 hour training): Learn more about achieving greater student engagement in an online classroom environment using ShalomLearning’s Hebrew curricula.

*Previous attendance at a ShalomLearning Hebrew curricular training is required.

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Professional Development:

Antisemitism is on the rise around the world, and Jewish tweens and teens are very aware of this troubling trend. Educators can help address the impact on their students’ personal lives and on their identities as Jews in the modern world.

This series aims to equip educators with the knowledge, tools, and skills needed to address rising antisemitism with their students.

Participants will learn and workshop classroom strategies for:

  • Understanding, coping with, and responding to antisemitism
  • Dealing with subtle antisemitism and with traumatic events
  • Building student and communal resilience
  • Empowering students

Session #1: Monday, July 31, 1:00 – 2:15 PM EST
Finding our Jewish Identities Amidst Rising Antisemitism

Session #2: Thursday, August 3, 1:00 – 2:15 PM EST
Confronting Antisemitism: Understanding and Coping

Session #3: Monday, August 7, 1:00 – 2:15 PM EST
Meaningful Steps to Combat Antisemitism

Register Here

Individual registration costs $18/teacher per session or the discounted price of $45/teacher for the entire series.

Schools/synagogues may register four or more educators for the full series (all three sessions) for the discounted group rate of $150.

*ShalomLearning is subsidizing the cost of these sessions and participation at this rate is a benefit of being a ShalomLearning partner.

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