Herzog Global’s Practical Tanakh Teaching Seminar for Torah Educators


In partnership with Yeshiva University’s Azrieli Graduate School and the Lookstein Center at Bar-Ilan University


Wednesday, July 19 at Herzog College in Alon Shvut

Part of the Herzog College Yemei Iyun B’Tanakh*
Sunday July 16 – Wednesday July 19, 2023


If you teach Judaic Studies in a formal or informal setting, you are invited to participate in this dedicated seminar where Jewish education experts will share practical ideas to enhance your teaching.


9:30 Applied Herzog Tanakh: Bringing Yemei Iyun Inspiration to the Classroom
Rav Danny Wolf, Herzog College
11:10 Positive Relationships and Classroom Culture: How Tanakh and Research Inform our Perceptions of our Students
Dr. Ilana Turetsky, Azrieli Graduate School, Yeshiva University

Panel Discussion: Head vs. Heart: Understanding the Needs of Our Students

  • Mrs. Simi Peters
  • Rav Shmuel Feld
  • Rav Yehuda Chanales
    Moderator: Rav Reuven Spolter
14:45 Empowering Students as Tanakh Learners
Rabbi Dr. Zvi Grumet, The Lookstein Center
16:15 “The Tanakh is our Story”-  A New Approach to Teaching Tanakh and Reviving Jewish Identity and Relevance
Orit Lasser & Haviva Speter, Herzog College
Introduced by Rabbi Dr. Shalom Berger


*Participants can also choose to attend the Hebrew lectures at the Yemei Iyun B’Tanakh.
Transportation from Jerusalem and pareve lunch can be ordered when registering.

The sessions will be recorded for online viewing after the event.

If you are interested to attend, please complete this form and we will contact you to facilitate your registration.