Publication Date: January 2001
Publisher: Jewish Communal Service Association of North America
Author(s): Lisa D. Grant; Naamah Kelman; Hannah Regev
Research Area: Education
Keywords: Diaspora Relations; Professionalism; Jewish Culture
Coverage: United States
A well-structured study tour of the United States can be an important educational tool for Israeli educators. The tour described in this article affected the participants in three ways: as Jews, as Israelis, and as educational leaders in their own schools. The trip was a transformational experience that lay the groundwork for change.