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It Could Lead to Mixed Dancing

Sep 30, 2022

It Could Lead to Mixed Dancing

Our Early Childhood Education Directors came together IRL (In Real Life) for the first time in years as part of the Jewish Early Childhood Professional Network (JECPN) that CAJE conducts. And this milestone post-Covid called for a gathering unlike any previously...
One Door Closes, Another One Opens

Sep 23, 2022

One Door Closes, Another One Opens

It’s been an incredible year together! We are so proud of the Cohort 9 Fellows and have enjoyed facilitating their development into dynamic, proud, and passionate young Jewish leaders. Thank you to Lindsay Spiegelman, our outgoing Diller Coordinator, for her leadership.
Rita Spector Connector with Rabbi Efrat Zarren-Zohar

Sep 16, 2022

Rita Spector Connector with Rabbi Efrat Zarren-Zohar

Last week the Rita Spector Connector’s featured guest, with a focus on spirituality, was our own head of CAJE, Rabbi Efrat Zarren-Zohar.
Seeing the World Through a Jewish Lens

Sep 9, 2022

Seeing the World Through a Jewish Lens

Three years ago the Miami Jewish community embarked on the JRS pilot program as a way of addressing how we can impact families of young children to connect and stay connected to the Jewish community.
What is Spiritual about Judaism?

Sep 2, 2022

What is Spiritual about Judaism?

Judaism happens to be an ideal tradition in which to find spirituality through the physical world, because our tradition asks us to elevate (rather than deny or denigrate) the sensual and physical to the level of holiness, often through prayer and blessing.
Lucky Number 13!

Aug 26, 2022

Lucky Number 13!

For Jews, 13 is a very lucky number indeed — the number associated with becoming a Bar Mitzvah! CAJE is proud to report that the 2022-2023 Miami Jewish Day School Robotics program is back and better than ever with 13 schools joining our cohort this year!
In School, Everyone’s Job is to Learn

Aug 19, 2022

In School, Everyone’s Job is to Learn

Wait, what does this mean? Aren’t teachers in schools to teach and students in schools to learn? Actually, no. If schools are to meet the needs of all children, then it is everyone’s job, including the adults, to learn.
Diller Teen Fellows: Leadership Training for Jewish 10th-11th Graders

Aug 12, 2022

Diller Teen Fellows: Leadership Training for Jewish 10th-11th Graders

Our Miami Diller Teen Fellows recently culminated their program in an incredibly moving, three-week trip to Israel where they learned about its great leaders and change-makers.
Open the Door to Unpacked for Educators

Aug 5, 2022

Open the Door to Unpacked for Educators

"While in college, I was terrified that someone would ask me a question about [the Israeli-Palestinian conflict] or that someone would tell me that my perspective was wrong and I wouldn’t be able to find the facts to back up my opinion." - Aviva Edrich, CAJE Teen Department Associate
Jewish Unpacked!

Jul 29, 2022

Jewish Unpacked!

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