Alison Weikel is the recipient of the 2021 ARJE Yad B’Yad award for innovative programming and the director of education at Temple Shir Tikva in Wayland, MA, a place where we love our learners and help them discover personal meaning and relevance in Judaism.
Summer is a time for expansive thinking and creativity. What do we imagine for our learning programs? How can we support teachers in their own learning journeys? What opportunities can we offer families and congregants?
As the STEM educator and director of education, respectively, at Temple Shir Tikva in Wayland, MA, we’re sharing reflections on introducing STEM to Jewish learners in our building pre-COVID and in our online learning community.