The Makom Salon

The Makom Salon

Education: Redesigning Jewish Futures

June 14, 2020


In this episode, we are discussing the very heart of what we hold dear -- Jewish education and how it will be affected and re-thought as we deal with the pandemic.

Jonny Ariel is joined by two leading educational voices as they explore learning fit for our times. Dr. David Bryfman, is the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of The Jewish Education Project. Dr. Miri Shlissel is head of Pedagogical Affairs, one of the highest positions in Israel's Ministry of Education.

From Brooklyn and Jerusalem, David and Miri discuss how Corona has already shaped education and what changes in concepts, frameworks and practice can emerge from these challenging times.