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Professionalize your Passion

Programs For Educators

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Design Inspiring Experiences

Services for Organizations

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Discover Innovative Approaches

Educational Resources and Events

M²: The Institute for Experiential Jewish Education helps educators and organizations design compelling educational experiences that help their learners find meaning and relevance in Jewish life.

EXPERIENCING JEWISH VALUES IN ACTION​
Designing learner-centered experiences

Facilitating and nurturing meaning-making

Programs For Educators

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Professional Development Programs

Senior Educators Cohort

An international 10-month program that provides outstanding educators with a holistic approach toward the theory and practice of experiential Jewish education.
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Research Fellowships

18X18 Research Fellowship

A fellowship for executives at prominent Jewish organizations to stimulate change, foster collaboration, and create a collective vision and framework for Jewish education.
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Research Fellowships

Jewish Pedagogies Research Fellowship

A paid, eight-month fellowship for Jewish educators seeking to explore, design, test, and produce new Jewish pedagogies that address today’s challenges.

Meet our Fellows

“M² created a program that was high-level, methodical, relevant, and that pushed us forward… I had to articulate my goals and my path as a Jewish educator– and it changed my entire trajectory.”
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Liron Lipinsky
SEC 2 and 18x18
Vice President Enrichment Strategy, BBYO
“M² does a phenomenal job of identifying the right people for each experience – bright, inspirational, diverse, and incredibly passionate. As a result, the cohorts are just as valuable to each individual as the powerful content and curriculum.”
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Arya Marvazy
Relational Engagement Circle
Managing Director, JQ International
“Being part of M² was like finding my lost tribe… the experience was immersive – fueling creativity, gaining new ideas in experiential education, and exploring new ideas and thoughts about education all while developing not just professional relationships but close friends.”
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Alon More
SEC 3
Director of Experiential Jewish Education, Shalom Hartman Institute
“Among the highlights of my M² experience were a dynamic cohort of colleagues, each of whom was doing really creative work in a variety of fields, and gifted faculty who brought unexpected and unusual skill sets to our program.”
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Rachel Bovitz
Jewish Pedagogies Circle
Executive Director, Florence Melton School of Adult Jewish Learning

Services for Organizations

M²: The Institute for Experiential Jewish Education translates your organization’s educational challenges into opportunities for innovation, transformation and excellence.

Taglit-Birthright Israel

Utilizing best practices from M² 's virtual facilitation and experiential education class, we built a structure for an online, self-guided unit that was complemented with handouts, videos, audio resources, and lots of practical tips.
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HoneyComb

Leveraging our network of educators, we convened an international and diverse curriculum team of educators with experience in teen leadership, social justice, and Jewish texts.
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PJ Library

In order to inspire the Parent Ambassadors in Chicago and to help them build confidence, M² worked with the PJ Library staff to build and deliver a series of online workshops.
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News and media

February, 2022

THE M² EXPERIENCE | FEBRUARY 2022

Seminars in Israel and Chicago I Mollie Andron’s re-emergence of in-person programming op-ed I New team members I Alumni work I Purim resources | and more...
February 16, 2022

The dance between sea and land

January, 2022

THE M² EXPERIENCE | JANUARY 2022

December, 2021

The M² Experience | Closing Out 2021 I December 2021

November, 2021

The M² Experience | November 2021