JNF-USA Educators Mission

To attend the KKL World Education Conference in Israel

 

Trip Highlights
  • 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

Eligibility

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.

 

Details

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.  

Terms of Participation

Participants are expected to share their experiences on social media while they're on the trip, and write and/or speak about the trip when they return, at their school and in their community. 

 

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: 

  • Community Building

  • Disabilities & Special Needs

     
  • Zionist Advocacy & Education

     
  • Forestry & Green Innovations

  • Heritage Sites

  • Research & Development

  • Water Solutions 

Educators from the same school may complete projects together.   

For More Information

Zohar Vloski at [email protected] or 561.447.9733 x898

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