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Lessons from Camp

There are lots of lessons to bring back from camp. Some of them are surprising. For one, let's stop feeling bad about formal education.

Generosity of Spirit: The Performers at NewCAJE

In case you were unable to attend NewCAJE this year, Behrman House's own Terry Kaye reflects on the memories that stand out the most.

A Gardener’s Guide to Hebrew

How a gardening fail showed me that the "best" way to teach Hebrew is just a wrong-headed notion.

Fear and Loathing and Assessment

The prospect of assessing a colleague’s work turns out to be just as uncomfortable for us as receiving assessments ourselves. Here are three tools to help us get rid of our sweaty palms and develop assessment practices that we're willing to use.