JNF-USA Educators Mission
To attend the KKL World Education Conference in Israel
Learn about Eco-Zionism and the connection between Judaism, Israel, and the environment
Tour JNF sites, heritage sites, and historical sites of the Jewish people
Attend workshops, lectures, and discussions on the current challenges in Israel education
Gain exposure to JNF's educational activities and materials
Network with 200+ educators from around the world
Educators from Jewish day schools, supplemental religious schools, Jewish camps, youth groups, and other Jewish school settings. Preference will be given to those educators who work with middle and high school students.
Cost - $200 per educator (based on double occupancy)
All other land costs are covered.
Transportation to/from Israel is the responsibility of the participant.
Food is kosher according to the Rabbinate of Israel.
Participants are expected to share their experiences on social media while they're on the
Follow Up Projects: Each participant must commit to the implementation of two JNF programs during the school year -- one for Tu BiShvat and the other at their discretion -- and running a tree campaign for Tu BiShvat.
Programs can be based on anything relating to JNF's work in Israel:
Disabilities & Special Needs
Zionist Advocacy & Education
Forestry & Green Innovations
Research & Development
Educators from the same school may complete projects together.