9th Grade - 12th Grade (High School)
JNF Ambassadors is a program designed to engage teachers, school administrators and parent volunteers in learning more about Israel, and provide them with resources that they can use to teach about Israel in their classroom. JNF educators will lead a series of webinars on a variety of topics related to teaching Israel in a timely and meaningful way. Educators that participate in four or more calls throughout the year will receive a certificate of recognition as a JNF Israel Education Ambassador, and a tree will be planted in Israel in their honor.Click here to to register or contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 212-879-9305 ext 245 with any questions.
JNF’s Plant Your Way to Israel program allows students to raise money toward a trip to Israel by raising funds for forestry projects in Israel. Half of the donation will go to JNF forestry projects in Israel, and the other half will be placed in a special account on the student’s behalf to be redeemed to help pay for a trip to Israel with family, a youth group or school. Click here to sign up and learn more.
Participate in JNF's Let Us Play! program in support of the JNF Sderot Indoor Recreation Center. Jewish students across the United States will work together toward a common goal: continue to provide the children of Sderot with a safe and secure place to play, away from the danger of falling rockets. Since opening on Purim 2009, the center entertains over 500 visitors daily. Your support will provide the kids of Sderot with much needed sports equipment, toys, games, books, art supplies, and therapy sessions so they can continue to have a safe place to play. Visit www.jnf.org/letusplay for more information.
This program tells the stories of the men and women who have fought to establish and protect the State of Israel. Through the biographies and activities, students will learn the meaning of Kol Yisrael arevim zeh bazeh: All of Israel is responsible for one another (Talmud, Tractate Shavuot 39a). This program also focuses on shared values of Israel and the United States - freedom and democracy. To learn more, visit www.jnf.org/gibborim.
Learn about global environmental issues and Israel's environmental leadership by receiving the GreenTimes e-newsletter ten times a year. View a sample of the High School e-newsletter or go to jnf.org/greentimes.
Caravan for Democracy High School Edition prepares Jewish teens for the anti-Israel sentiment they may face on their future college campuses. The program empowers teens with concrete skills, advocacy training and the ability to respond to anti-Israel rhetoric in an intelligent and informed manner.
JNF is proud to partner with the Alexander Muss High School in Israel to promote participation in this outstanding accredited, academic high school program for high school students. The classroom becomes alive as you travel across Israel and learn at the exact locations where history was made. Participants earn high school credits and may be eligible to earn up to 6 transferable college credits from the University of Miami. Unique and fun programs include the classic 8-week academic program, the 4-month full semester, 6-week summer programs and a combined trip with the International March of the Living. To learn more, visit www.amhsi.org.
Jewish National Fund, JerusalemOnlineU.com, and The David Project are jointly promoting the use of the outstanding video series Israel Inside/Out with accompanying materials and guides for teachers. Featuring Professor Alan Dershowitz of Harvard Law School; Sir Martin Gilbert; Professor Bernard Lewis of Princeton University; Ambassador Dore Gold and others distinguished scholars, this series would be an outstanding course for high school students within Hebrew High School programs, Day Schools and adult education programs in community settings and synagogues. For more information email email@example.com.