IsraelLINK digital brochure

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PREMIER ISRAEL EDUCATION FOR THE 21ST CENTURY Using IsraelLINK, students integrate comprehensive knowledge about and appreciation for Israel into their Jewish identity.

EDUCATIONAL GAMES Our games foster a positive association with Israel's history, land, culture, and people.

PROJECT-BASED LEARNING Project-based learning introduces students to critical thinking exercises about Israel through a Jewish values lens.

TEACHER

TESTIMONIAL

PROFESSIONAL SUPPORT Our staff provides ongoing content support as well as professional development for classroom teachers.

“IsraelLINK has provided an invaluable, structured curriculum for the Israel education at my religious school. The units are well-organized and allow students to explore their identities while discovering their connection to the Land of Israel and the history of the Jewish community both in Israel and the diaspora. The lessons are designed to be easily adapted to suit the strengths of your classroom.” 6TH GRADE EDUCATOR, Temple Sinai Religious School

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Who we are We are a team of educators working to develop excellence in Israel education. IsraelLINK staff create high-quality educational resources, train teachers, and provide ongoing support to inspire 21st-century learners. The IsraelLINK team works with both Jewish day schools and synagogue supplementary schools to elevate how Israel is taught in the classroom. Working directly with teachers and school administrators, we craft a customized plan to fully integrate Israel Studies into a well-rounded Jewish education. Using IsraelLINK, today's students will integrate comprehensive knowledge about and appreciation for Israel into their Jewish identity.

What we offer Classroom Experience Our interactive, learner-centered platform is designed for students to simultaneously build a relationship with Israel while teaching them about the complexities of the modern Israeli state. Starting at $180* for the entry-level option Access all lesson materials, resource library, virtual tour of Israel, videos, digital games, and the Kesher board game. Personalized teacher training, plus additional professional support as needed. Plus, peerto-peer support and professional development through the Israel Educators Network.

Israel Educators Network Classroom educators will have opportunities for peer-to-peer connections and to learn from experts in Israel education through in-person and online workshops.

Additional Offerings These new initiatives are designed to give parents and students the tools they need to have complex conversations about Israel. Participants will develop, shape, and mold a shared understanding of and relationship with Israel.

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*Grants available upon request


IsraelLINK Classroom Experience Our interactive, learner-centered platform is designed for middle school students in both Jewish day schools and synagogue supplementary schools. Through project-based learning, educational games, and videos, students will discover a complex Israel; one whose actions are informed by Jewish values. Simultaneously, students are encouraged to use critical thinking skills to develop their understanding of Israel as a modern state. This relational approach is crucial for today’s students. It provides them an opportunity to be inspired by, identity with, and connect to an ancient yet extremely new, and constantly-evolving Land of Israel.

IsraelLINK Connect-in-3 Designed for homeschools and smaller institutions, this turn-key program highlights IsraelLINK’s education platform in three 45minute lessons. Using videos, Padlet activities, Kahoot! games, and more, students will learn about the complexities of modern Israel. This teacher-facilitated program can be taught virtually, allowing multiple learners to engage in an Israel educational experience through a shared digital learning space.

IsraelLINK @ Home Intended for self-guided, independent learning and engagement, IsraelLINK @ Home is a three-lesson online Israel educational experience. Based on the IsraelLINK platform, this program provides independent learners with unique and inspiring opportunities for identity- and relationship-building with Israel.

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TO LEARN MORE VISIT ISRAELLINK.ORG Set up a FREE consultation with your Regional Director info@israellink.org


WHAT IS INCLUDED? ENTRY PACKAGE (1 CLASS)

$180*

License includes: All lesson plan materials, resource library, virtual tour of Israel, first-person videos, digital games, and up to 5 Kesher board games 2 hours of teacher training, plus additional professional support as needed Access to the Israel Educators Network for peerto-peer support and professional development

STANDARD (2-4 CLASSES)

$360*

License includes all Entry features plus: Up to 7 Kesher board games 4 hours of teacher training 1 hour of additional programming for parents or students from our additional offerings

UNLIMITED PACKAGE

$540*

License includes all Standard features plus: As many Kesher board games as you need 3 hours of additional programming for parents or students *Grants available upon request

Use this QR code to join the Etta & David Jonas Israel Educators Network Facebook group right now!

TO LEARN MORE VISIT ISRAELLINK.ORG Set up a FREE consultation with your Regional Director info@israellink.org


EXPANDING THE CLASSROOM EXPERIENCE IsraelLINK Generations IsraelLINK Generations is a 3-part series for parents of middle school students. This new initiative is designed to provide the tools parents need to have complex conversations about Israel with their children. With our innovative and evidence-based Israel education resources, participants will develop, shape, and mold a shared understanding of and relationship with Israel.

IsraelLINK Stand Up to Hate This series empowers students and parents by building critical thinking and advocacy skills while identifying the links between 21st-century antisemitism and its historical roots. Presentation topics include: Media Bias & Propaganda, Loaded Language, and The Holocaust. These presentations explore the nature of news transmission and teach participants the necessary media literacy skills to critically evaluate what they see, hear, and experience in the world today.

Israel Live Tours Join Yoni Zierler on a personalized tour streamed live from Israel's most famous sites. Each tour is tailored to the needs and wants of your school, making this the perfect way to showcase Israel's history from your own classroom. All tours combine history, storytelling, and trivia for an unforgettable experience.

Use this QR code to join the Etta & David Jonas Israel Educators Network Facebook group right now!

TO LEARN MORE VISIT ISRAELLINK.ORG Set up a FREE consultation with your Regional Director info@israellink.org


ETTA & DAVID JONAS

ISRAEL EDUCATORS FELLOWSHIP

ELEVATING TEACHERS ONLINE COMMUNITY Join the Israel Educators Network group on Facebook for peer-to-peer support and to stay current on professional development opportunities.

IN-PERSON SEMINARS AND ONLINE WEBINARS Workshops led by the IsraelLINK team and speakers from expert partner organizations to enhance your classroom practice. CEUs available upon completion.

NATIONAL CONFERENCE Classroom educators will have the opportunity to connect with each other and experts in Israel education at a unique retreat experience.

CERTIFICATION Teachers who complete the Israel Educators Fellowship™ including all training and cohort activities will receive a “Certificate of Excellence in Israel Educator.”

Use this QR code to join the Etta & David Jonas Israel Educators Network Facebook group right now!

TO LEARN MORE VISIT ISRAELLINK.ORG Set up a FREE consultation with your Regional Director info@israellink.org


PREMIER ISRAEL EDUCATION FOR THE 21ST CENTURY

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Elevate Your Classroom Experience Using IsraelLINK's interactive, learner-centered platform, your students will simultaneously build a relationship with Israel while learning about the complexities of the modern Israeli state.

All lesson plans, activities, & videos Digital educational games Kesher board game™ Virtual tour of Israel Resource library Teacher training, plus additional professional support Access to the Etta & David Jonas Israel Educators Network™ Plus add-on programming for parents or students

To learn more visit: IsraelLINK.org

$180* *Grants available Click to apply!

IsraelLINK Generations IsraelLINK Stand Up to Hate Israel Live Tours by StandWithUs

IsraelLINK by the numbers schools have 244 Jewish used IsraelLINK content have been 356 Educators trained to use IsraelLINK school students 6,300+ Middle have engaged with Israel through IsraelLINK

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