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Ubiquity, Access, & Availability: How EdTech Can Transform Schools, Homes, & Anywhere In Between

By Michael Cohen, The Tech Rabbi on August 15th, 2017

This is part 11 of the series in eJewishPhilanthropy, Continuing Conversations on Leveraging Educational Technology to Advance Jewish Learning. The series is a project of Jewish Funders Network, the Jim Joseph Foundation, and the William Davidson Foundation. For an in-depth look at opportunities in Jewish Ed Tech and digital engagement, read Smart Money: Recommendations for an Educational Technology and Digital Engagement Investment Strategy. Later this year, Jewish Funders Network will launch a new website to help advance the field of Jewish educational technology. To understand and then appreciate technology’s role in our learning and our lives, we need to understand ...More

Jewish EdTech: If You Build It, Will They Come?

By Jarred Myers and Nicky Newfield on August 9th, 2017

This is part 10 of the series in eJewishPhilanthropy, Continuing Conversations on Leveraging Educational Technology to Advance Jewish Learning. The series is a project of Jewish Funders Network, the Jim Joseph Foundation, and the William Davidson Foundation. For an in-depth look at opportunities in Jewish Ed Tech and digital engagement, read Smart Money: Recommendations for an Educational Technology and Digital Engagement Investment Strategy. Later this year, Jewish Funders Network will launch a new website to help advance the field of Jewish educational technology. Developing the Jewish EdTech ecosystem requires an agile investment approachThe optimal framework for this is an ...More

Augmented Reality in Jewish Day Schools

By Rabbi Moshe Rosenberg on August 9th, 2017

This is part 9 of the series in eJewishPhilanthropy, Continuing Conversations on Leveraging Educational Technology to Advance Jewish Learning. The series is a project of Jewish Funders Network, the Jim Joseph Foundation, and the William Davidson Foundation. For an in-depth look at opportunities in Jewish Ed Tech and digital engagement, read Smart Money: Recommendations for an Educational Technology and Digital Engagement Investment Strategy. Later this year, Jewish Funders Network will launch a new website to help advance the field of Jewish educational technology.

Augmented reality tools can be used by teachers and students to enhance ...More

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