In light of the emergency measures being implemented in schools around the world because of COVID-19, the staff at UnitED, in collaboration with content providers, teacher training institutes, and educators across the globe have collated this list of online courses, online resources and teacher training. Because of the circumstances, many courses are free or with significant reductions. Please do not hesitate to turn to us with any questions at Smadarg@cet.ac.il. We join עם ישראל in praying for a swift end to this world crisis. With wishes for successful learning, and good health to all. צוות יונייטד: UnitED Staff
There are three categories in this document:
PD (Professional Development, or Teacher Training) for Virtual Instruction: Organizations who can train your teachers to facilitate virtual instruction, or how to teach classes online.
Online Courses: Various courses or activities students can access digitally from home, and complete either independently, or with discussion with a teacher.
Resources: Websites that host media, articles, videos, discussion topics, and more, for teachers and students to explore.
Recommended: In the Resources Section, teachers should provide guidelines, questions and learning goals for students
Website Adress: https://www.lookstein.org/ Contact: Nili Auerbach, Dir of Admissions, firstname.lastname@example.org. Target Audience: Teachers and Faculty Content: Live Online Teaching for Total Beginners-2 hours Engaging Students in your Live Online Classroom- 2 hours Creating Video
Website Adress: https://www.jetsisrael.com/sign-up/ Contact: Stan Peerless, Director, email@example.com, 347-620-4086 or 972-531-2689 Target Audience: Teachers and Faculty, Day Schools and Supplementary Schools Content: Digital courses and content for grades 4-12. Lessons are 45 minutes. All
Website: https://www.alephbeta.org/ Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org, Phone: 516-253-5691 Target Audience: Gr 5 and up, or for families. Content: Video content about Parshiyot, Jewish Life, Culture and Chagim, from an Orthodox point of view. There
Wbsite Adress: http://www.chinuch.org/ Content: Anything in Jewish Education; Lesson plans, teaching tips, clip art of Jewish items and artifacts, arts and crafts, articles, resources. Target Audience: Teachers of K-12, and those facilitating informal Jewish
https://www.chabad.org/Website Adress: Content: Descriptions, articles, resources and media on Jewish life cycle events, Jewish thought, philosophy, and identity. Shabbat times in every city around the world. Online Tanach, Mishna, Tanya, and other Jewish
Website Asress: https://www.929.org.il/lang/en/today Content: 929 is a comprehensive site that recommends reviewing a perek (chapter) a day of Tanach. It also hosts endless resources in the form of articles, videos, related links and points