Circle 2: Design of immersive experiences
January, March, September 2019 | Target Audience: Educational Program Designers
Focusing on the principles of user experience, design of space and environment, thematic development and modes of facilitation – all within the contexts and lenses of Jewish text – this circle enables communities of educators from like-minded organizations to collaboratively study – and then practically apply – some of the most current and cutting-edge approaches for the design of immersive Jewish experiences.Click here to learn more
Circle 3: Relational Learning Circle Cohort 2
July 2019 – July 2020 | Target Audience: Educators immersed in relational work
M²’s Relational Learning Circle explores what it means to view relationships as a pedagogy rather than a strategy. It will explore how cultivation of relationships over time yields deep and profound educational impact – one that cannot be reached through any other mode of education – and further explores how these relationships shape personal and communal conceptions of meaning.
Circle 4: POWER IN 2020: Education & Leadership Between Corruption & Fear
February 2020 – September 2020 | Target Audience: Los Angeles-Based Jewish Community Professionals
Power in 2020: Education & Leadership Between Corruption & Fear is a critical six-month exploration of power, education, and leadership. Researched and designed by M² and the Shalom Hartman Institute of North America Power in 2020 brings the most relevant Jewish texts and ideas together with cutting-edge educational models and tools, to ensure that the current and next generation of leaders and educators can bravely explore – and make commitments towards – a more responsible, equitable and courageous Jewish world.