Behrman House News

Written by Vicki Weber, RJE, 09 of August, 2011

Five Reasons Schools are Switching to Kol Yisrael and Alef Bet Quest

We asked educators why they are choosing and using Alef Bet Quest and Kol Yisrael and how are they integrating these ground-breaking materials into their Hebrew programs. Here are some of the reasons they described.

Written by Vicki Weber, RJE, 05 of August, 2011

Behrman House to Distribute for Gefen Publishing in the US

With an inaugural shipment of a large order for "Confidential: The Life of Secret Agent Turned Hollywood Tycoon – Arnon Milchan," Behrman House this week became the US distributor for Jerusalem-based Gefen Publishing House. “I’m excited,” said Ilan Greenfield, President of Gefen Publishing. “I’m really impressed by their organization and especially their staff."

Written by Vicki Weber, RJE, 04 of August, 2011

Digital Hebrew for Today, Plus Big Plans for Tomorrow

Need a new approach to Hebrew? Right now you can teach four full years of Hebrew—Primer through Prayer Literacy—using the integrated digital-plus-book approach that’s backed up by proven research on Hebrew language acquisition and has been tried and tested in hundreds of schools. And our multi-media pre-primer for second grade is coming this January. PLUS get the advance scoop about our Online Learning Center. Your school could be a test site—apply now!

Written by Vicki Weber, RJE, 22 of July, 2011

Behrman House in the News: Rabbi Bradley Artson on Keeping Kosher

In a recent article in the Jewish Journal of Greater LA , Rabbi Bradley Shavit Artson of American Jewish University, discusses keeping kosher as "a tool to help us clarify choice making." His book, "It's a Mitzvah," helps anyone move step by step into Jewish living. Read the full article.

Written by Jessica Gurtman, 20 of July, 2011

Fresh Off the Press

We just released 2 new books. There is a new parenting book--with a Jewish twist and a cheerful Hanukkah story that stars a favorite holiday treat. Learn all about them by watching this short video.

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