At the latest Biennial, the Union for Reform Judaism and Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion announced a series of joint seminars for youth professionals to fulfill one of the tenets of Inspired Engagement. We are committed to providing exceptional professional development for adults working with youth.
We believe that having better trained professionals will increase meaningful and lasting youth engagement within our communities.
September 20: NFTY NY/NJ Teen Leadership Summit
November 1: Klal Yisrael Fellows Cohort 1 Seminar 3
November 4-8: URJ Biennial
December 5: NYC Professional Development Seminar with HUC
December 14-16: Cincinnati Professional Development Seminar
February 8: ARJE Day of Learning
March 28: LA Professional Development Seminar
April 11: NYC Professional Development Seminar with HUC
All youth professionals are welcome to register!
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About the New York City Seminar
We are honored to be hosted at HUC-JIR's New York Campus in a vibrant downtown NYC neighborhood. Participants will explore the psychology of social media and the role technology plays in teen and tween relationships. We will be joined by Zach Geller, a doctoral candidate in clinical psychology at the CUNY Graduate Center.
A look at current technology and how it impacts you
Interaction with member of the URJ Youth Professional team as well as the HUC-JIR Faculty
Enhance your capacity as a Jewish educator with practical skill-building sessions