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Education Webinar for RS Directors - Shared screen with speaker view
Elisha Frumkin (she/her) - Maryland
16:26
I'm 100% with you, Babette
Pamela Gorin
16:35
Washington, DC
Beverley London ON
16:40
designing Mishloach manot
Nanci Siegel Manson
16:52
Nanci Manson. Beth el. Phoenix
Dana Foster, Olney, MD (she/her)
16:55
thank you for acknowledging that, Babette.
susan sadoff
17:02
Richmond, BC
Rita
17:51
Rita Frank Temple Emanuel Virginia Beach
Rabbi Chorny, Beth Tikvah
18:07
Shalom to all from Naples, Florida!
Elaine Manno, Walnut Creek CA
18:42
Hi from Walnut Creek, California!
Beth Shalom Columbia SC Risa Educator
18:48
Hi from Risa Strauss in Columbia South Carolina
Ramona Brand , Richmond VA
18:58
Ramona Brand, from Richmond Virginia
Ruth
19:00
Ruth Szykman, Potomac MD
Beverley London ON
20:03
London Ontario Ritual Chair
Karen Lilienfel
20:15
Karen Lilienfeld - Adath Shalom, Morris Plains, NJ
Rabba Kaya Stern-Kaufman
20:47
Hi from Portsmouth NH
Rabbi Saul Oresky, Greenbelt, MD
21:01
Rabbi Saul Oresky, Mishkan Torah,Greenbelt, MD, just outside of meshuggeh DC!
Wendy Rozov Phoenix, AZ
21:09
Corona=Haman
Ronni Ticker - Potomac MD
21:27
@Rabbi Saul - Amen!
Joan Hersch
22:01
Joan Hersch Congregation Brothers of Israel Newtown PA
Charna Rosenholtz, she/hers
23:23
Charna Rosenholtz, Boulder CO
Abe Adler - Fair Lawn, NJ
24:01
Abe Adler Executive Director Fair Lawn Jewish Center in NJ
Mary Sheydwasser
24:51
Mary Sheydwasser, Pine Brook Jewish Center, Montville, NJ
Doni Remba
25:19
Doni Remba, Principal, TBEMC - Temple Beth El-Mekor Chayim Religious School
Doni Remba
25:35
Cranford, NJ
Babette Cohn, Fairfax, VA
25:42
The JEA is a GREAT place to be as a Conservative movement educator - you can join any time!!
Adra Lustig (she/her)
25:45
Adra Lustig, Director of Education, Congregation Agudas AchimAustin, TX
TBJ Admin
27:38
Rabbi Matan PeledRabbi/Ed Director of Temple B'nai Jacob of Wellington, Florida.Thank you for doing this wonderful program.
Maureen Sechan St Petersburg, FL
27:40
Maureen Sechan DLL Congregation B’nai Israel St. Petersburg, FL
Babette Cohn, Fairfax, VA
27:42
Programming includes all kinds of sessions - taklis, social, time for reflection. Check it out at jewisheducators.org
Melissa Ser, Farmington Hills MI
28:32
https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1D0_LwI-mgeo0ti5XX-dX2JNBJJduP49nVJaNwccCAXA/edit?usp=sharing
Melissa Ser, Farmington Hills MI
29:11
Please send an email to Melissa@jewisheducators.org so I can get back to you!
Stacey- Temple Sinai Cinna, NJ
29:25
Hello there -- my family is from Portsmouth & Temple Israel alumni!!
Miriam Abrams-Stark (She/ Her)Providence, RI
30:35
What is a Favorite Purim memory for you? What made it so special?
Arlene Bryer, Needham, MA
30:51
Purim carnivals when I was a kid at my Jewish day school
Charlie Sherman, Northfield, IL
31:28
Awesome memories of Purim Bingo at the Purim carnivals I attended as a kid!!!!!!
Ruth Szykman, Congregation Har Shalom, Potomac, MD
31:34
Candy Apples when I was a little girl!
Robby Erlich Omaha NE
31:38
My fav memory when I was a kid, was when the USY'ers throwing candy, confetti and streamers from the balcony to us young kids.
Miriam Berk, Cols, OH
31:48
The cotton candy crawling up the arm of the cotton candy man at my synagogue carnival many, many years ago!
Rabbi Mimi Micner, Holliston MA
31:56
Purim spiels related to current events!
Rina, NYC, Cong Habonim
32:26
Winning 19 goldfish at the Purim carnival (and some actually survived for more than a day)!!!
Karen Lilienfel
32:50
The masses of children and families playing games and being in a shared space with oodles of prizes!!
Bethany Slater
33:09
Chasidic youth dancing in religious delight.
Noga Vieman, Vancouver, Canada
33:26
Is this being recorded?
Melissa Ser, Farmington Hills MI
33:36
If you are on a Chromebook, you will not have annotation features.
Melissa Ser, Farmington Hills MI
33:43
use the chat...
Miriam Abrams-Stark (She/ Her)Providence, RI
33:49
Yes, until the breakout rooms, which won't be recorded.
Babette Cohn, Fairfax, VA
33:50
My own children participating in the costume parade when they were in JCC Preschool and then during elementary school.
Michael Schatz Har Zion Temple Philadelphia
33:53
the time my daughter dressed up as our Hazzan, her hero, when we brought him mishloach manot!
Julia Gross-Alexander--Hudson Valley NY
34:30
S'mores!
Elisha Frumkin (she/her) - Maryland
34:33
Adding in apricot - my favorite
Jessica Wadler - Leesburg, VA
34:39
apricot!
Rita Frank Virginia Beach Va
34:43
chocolate
Amy Robertson, Atlanta GA
34:48
ooh yes apricot!
Nanci Siegel Manson
34:49
chocolate
Rabbi Adam J. Rosenbaum, Buffalo, NY
34:50
Pizza
Jodi Gross
34:50
CHERRY!
Jemi Mansfield, Portland, OR
34:51
Peanut butter & mini-chocolate chips
Orly Jacobs, Boynton Beach. Fl
34:52
apricot or Nutella
Rabbi Saul Oresky, Greenbelt, MD
34:54
Rainbow!
Sarah Jarvis | Rockville, Maryland
34:56
apple butter
Julia Gross-Alexander--Hudson Valley NY
35:07
No votes for prune?
Rabbi Jenni Greenspan; Indianapolis, IN; [she/her/hers]
35:20
Black forest—cherry inside chocolate dough
Arlene Bryer, Needham, MA
35:39
NUTELLA
Joan Hersch
35:46
modern
Rabbi Matan Peled Temple B'nai Jacob
36:05
both
Judy Silver. London Ontario
36:06
I am wearing a Japanese kimono
office
36:10
Punny
Rabbi Saul Oresky, Greenbelt, MD
36:12
Modern (Reconstructing Purim!)
Melinda Sherman Oaks
36:20
how do you mark?
Miriam Abrams-Stark (She/ Her)Providence, RI
36:42
Laura is describing it now
Wendy Rozov Phoenix, AZ
36:58
Go Jeremy!!!
Miriam Abrams-Stark (She/ Her)Providence, RI
37:02
THANK YOU Jeremy!!
Rabbi Saul Oresky, Greenbelt, MD
37:27
Rabbi Hot Dog (or Rabbi Wiener)
Jemi Mansfield, Portland, OR
38:04
Adloyada
Babette Cohn, Fairfax, VA
38:06
Maybe because we eat anyway
Julee Levine, Valley Village, CA, she/her
38:13
i love the joy of MM...but the logistics and the lift (as the one who runs it)...less love
Rabbi Saul Oresky, Greenbelt, MD
38:32
The gantzeh megillah!
Melissa Ser, Farmington Hills MI
39:10
This is what all our students do when we give them annotation features....
Elaine Manno, Walnut Creek CA
39:26
hahahahaha!
Alyssa Schwager- NYC
42:25
Someone has a squeak in their background--could everyone please mute unless speaking?
Judy Silver. London Ontario
44:45
How do you do a sedan on Fri. afternoon
Chaya Silver, Agudas Achim, Virginia
44:46
Close down the shared screen?
Miriam Abrams-Stark (She/ Her)Providence, RI
45:07
after Cathy finishes.
Judy Silver. London Ontario
45:11
Sorry meant seudah
Risa, Atlanta, Ga!
48:19
dedicated and hard working staff and volunteers
Adra Lustig (she/her)
48:20
The openess created by disruption - That’s THE BIG ONE
Rabbi Randy Mark, Wayne, NJ
48:24
Your seudah can run into and become your Shabbat dinner, that is why Friday weddings became popular in Israel
Chaya Silver, Agudas Achim, Virginia
48:42
Easy access to the events because all are home - can bring in the older members too
Ramona Brand , Richmond VA
48:56
financial advantage, some synagogue have larger budgets -
Rabbi Saul Oresky, Greenbelt, MD
49:26
Lack of enthusiasm for another Zoom anything…
Adra Lustig (she/her)
49:28
Lack of staff
Rabbi Matthew Nover (he/him) East Windsor, NJ
49:31
Wh
Barbara Fink West Hartford, CT
49:32
Zoom fatigue
Beth Shalom Columbia SC Risa Educator
49:41
All the other purim programming in community
Jeremy Ruberg, Closter NJ
50:07
Timing….its a Thursday night into Friday this year….
Charna Rosenholtz, she/hers
50:15
Our PR will probably say something like: we will party until we don’t know the difference between virtual and in person….
Chaya Silver, Agudas Achim, Virginia
50:16
Carnival games
Chaya Silver, Agudas Achim, Virginia
50:36
Costume parade in the parking lot
Jorie Bernhardt (she/hers/her) TC, MN
50:41
versus. Minne-SNOW-ta.
Abby Weinberg, Philadelphia, PA (she/her)
50:42
@Charna - brilliant PR line!
Julia Gross-Alexander--Hudson Valley NY
50:55
@Charna: Love the PR line!!
Chaya Silver, Agudas Achim, Virginia
51:23
Bake off
Chaya Silver, Agudas Achim, Virginia
51:37
Hammentashen Latke debate easy to broadcast
Rachel Blatt
52:00
because we have to pivot bc of covid, it allows us to get away from "what's always been done" (but hasn't always been successful)
Stacy Ybarra - Northbrook, IL
52:08
True! Less extracurricular activities to compete with but I did have a student leave virtual Religious School for virtual soccer. LOL
Wendy Rozov Phoenix, AZ
52:25
Zoom is a benefit and a curse.
Israel Gordan, Huntington, NY
52:45
i think zoom is a curse and a benefit
Libby Spitzer
52:55
virtual tours
Rabbi Saul Oresky, Greenbelt, MD
53:05
Zoom remains a major challenge to my older congregants
Chaya Silver, Agudas Achim, Virginia
53:18
We need to look at what Zoom offers
Alyssa Schwager- NYC
53:39
Limited time/attention for Zoom.
Beth Shalom Columbia SC Risa Educator
53:44
zoom bombing
Naomi Barell Vermont
53:44
blizzard
Rebekah, Adath Israel, Cincinnati OH
53:50
Cyber breaches
Abby Weinberg, Philadelphia, PA (she/her)
54:11
Competition from other programs is EXTERNAL threat
Robby Erlich Omaha NE
54:12
Sports, other activities, homework
wyesharim@tbesoc.org
54:12
financial obstacles
Adra Lustig (she/her)
54:18
the fact that Purim is a “less known” holiday
Chaya Silver, Agudas Achim, Virginia
55:15
Purim Seuda with a mini seder for joy
Rebekah, Adath Israel, Cincinnati OH
55:46
You can’t help someone, if they need assistance (with cutting, pasting, cooking, whatever the activity is)
Rebekah, Adath Israel, Cincinnati OH
55:57
Adults aren’t always available to help at home
Orly Jacobs, Boynton Beach. Fl
56:12
but we can turn that around and provide these supplies by having a drive through for the families
Stacy Ybarra - Northbrook, IL
56:47
We have supply pick-ups so that we can do hands-on activities during classes and programs.
Beth Shalom Columbia SC Risa Educator
56:52
time limits of zoom and attention span of viewers...keeping programming to an hour
Orly Jacobs, Boynton Beach. Fl
56:54
I make boxes of supplies and provide them to our families so they have everything on hand.
Maureen Sechan St Petersburg, FL
57:16
I’ve driven supply bags to my families
Adra Lustig (she/her)
57:18
Yes, us parents are overwhelmed, please expect nothing from us
Rabbi Stephen Epstein
57:23
Love the idea of a mask contest, drive by supplies
Ruth Szykman, Rockville, MD
57:30
we also have to acknowledge the grieving of what we can’t do - as we reach each “first time on Zoom” holiday, people are mourning the loss of in person.
Judy Silver. London Ontario
57:35
A question for the Rabbis: Can you read the Megilah on Zoom?
Joan Hersch
57:36
supplies are made in advance for pick up or delivery
Maureen Sechan St Petersburg, FL
57:38
@Adra: YES!
Stacy Ybarra - Northbrook, IL
57:46
We drop off supplies to help parents out as well:)
Sharon Diamondstein - The Jewish Center - Princeton, NJ
57:49
Yes to Adra - there's so much burnout from parents for regular school - and then adding RS to it is difficult
Sue Lasser, Greenville, SC
58:18
We don't require our students to make/craft anything
Sherrie Klein Malvern PA
58:19
We too do drive throughs periodically for families to receive the supplies needed for the month AND get to see the students/parents
Babette Cohn, Fairfax, VA
58:27
Our rabbi will read from the Megillah scroll on Friday morning so it is a kosher reading for those who it is important
Jorie Bernhardt (she/hers/her) TC, MN
59:06
@sherrie, that's what our congregation does as well. social distance program outside + supply pick-up
Geula Zamist
59:07
our parents appreciate driving up and getting a bag of supplies
Joan Hersch
59:16
Any idas to spice up reding on zoom between chapters?
Alyssa Schwager- NYC
59:40
@ Joan we break up the megillah chapters with scenes from the Purim shpiel.
Miriam Abrams-Stark (She/ Her)Providence, RI
59:57
singing, dramatic presentations of segments of the megillah
Abby Weinberg, Philadelphia, PA (she/her)
59:58
Improv Games between chapters. See: Bibleplayers for ideas
Melinda Sherman Oaks
01:00:22
Our Cantor chants Megillah with voices of characters
Miriam Abrams-Stark (She/ Her)Providence, RI
01:00:29
create ane show a slideshow of photos people send in before, in costume!
Rina, NYC, Cong Habonim
01:00:31
Is there a great animated text to share on screen? We've used the Yachad one, but I thought maybe there's a different option
Robby Erlich Omaha NE
01:00:37
Silly signs like hop on one foot, do thumb war with a partner, do jumping jacks, etc
Allison Kapusta (she/her)
01:00:38
Type your notes here: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1dbf5MamRAZ30TaLHkghm9PJYW2rMWvENJEFXEQt_pyw/edit?usp=sharing
Rabbi Stephen Epstein
01:00:57
sefaria.org has just about all of the Hebrew texts.
Laura Naide Arlington, VA
01:01:03
Tools for discussion: SWOT analysis- Strengths, Weaknesses or Challenges, Opportunities, ThreatsShare ideas you are already considering.Brainstorm! Use 4 Mitzvot of Purim as a starting point.
Allison Kapusta (she/her)
01:01:24
Type your notes here: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1dbf5MamRAZ30TaLHkghm9PJYW2rMWvENJEFXEQt_pyw/edit?usp=sharing
Aviva Jezer, Needham, MA
01:01:27
Will you be sharing the google doc on line after the end of this webinar?
Allison Kapusta (she/her)
01:01:47
yes you will all have access to the google doc
Miriam Abrams-Stark (She/ Her)Providence, RI
01:02:01
We will be sharing the link to the google doc in our follow up email that will be sent early next week.
Miriam Abrams-Stark (She/ Her)Providence, RI
01:02:35
So that those facilitators who want to enter ideas after the webinar will have a chance to do so
Adra Lustig (she/her)
01:03:33
Exactly, I could have joined now. My kids is just playing on her iPad, and I could have been helping with school
Miriam Abrams-Stark (She/ Her)Providence, RI
01:04:05
Tools for discussion: SWOT analysis- Strengths, Weaknesses or Challenges, Opportunities, ThreatsShare ideas you are already considering.Brainstorm! Use 4 Mitzvot of Purim as a starting point.