For Educators Research Fellowships Pedagogies of Peoplehood Research Fellowship

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Pedagogies of Peoplehood Research Fellowship

A paid, ten-month virtual fellowship for master educators to research and develop educational practices that enrich the field of Jewish Peoplehood education and cultivate Jewish collective consciousness.

Join a diverse group of master practitioners to develop new pedagogies of Peoplehood rooted in Jewish tradition, that can help learners and communities cultivate a stronger sense of belonging to the Jewish People. This fellowship welcomes applicants from North America, Israel and across the Jewish World.


M² is proud to partner with the Z3 Project in launching the Pedagogies of Peoplehood Research Fellowship.

Info Sessions

Register for an interest session to learn more about M² research fellowships.
Don’t see a time that works for you? Please contact Shira Hecht-Koller at shira@ieje.org.

The FELLOWSHIP journey

Pedagogies of Peoplehood Research Fellowship
Explore Pedagogies
Research and develop a pedagogy that is rooted in Jewish practice and relevant today.
Pedagogies of Peoplehood Research Fellowship
Develop New Educational Practices
Develop educational practices and create new resources to share with educators.
Pedagogies of Peoplehood Research Fellowship
Learn in a supportive community
Become part of a community that challenges you, supports you, and that turns learning into love.
Pedagogies of Peoplehood Research Fellowship
Make a Difference
Share your research and resources with the field to influence how Jewish educators teach.

Program Schedule

[1]
Day of Learning
Introduction and Orientation
Meet other fellows, understand the fellowship arc, and start exploring Jewish approaches to Jewish Peoplehood

January 29, 2023 | 11:00am – 3:00pm ET

[2]
Chabura Meetings
Articulate Worldviews
Discuss and articulate the needs, values and vision that guide your educational worldview

February 6, February 20, & February 27, 2023 | 12:00 - 2:00pm ET

[3]
Day of Learning
Dive into Research
Learn from the expertise of your faculty and begin the process of research that will turn your worldview into a pedagogy

March 19, 2023 | 11:00AM-3:00 pm ET

[4]
Chabura Meetings
Present Research Results and Pedagogy
Share what you have learned from your research and how your pedagogy is an expression of your worldview

March 29, April 17; May 1 &  15, 2023 | 12:00-2:00pm ET

[5]
Day of Learning
Move into Practice
Learn from inspiring leaders in the field and begin to hone in on a practice that is part of your pedagogy

May 21, 2023 | 11:00am-3:00pm ET

[6]
Chabura Meetings
REFINE YOUR PRACTICE
Sharpen and experiment with a core practice that is part of your pedagogy

June 5 & 19, 2023 | 11:30am-2pm ET

[7]
Field Testing
Field-test your pedagogy
Put your practice to the test in a live educational experience

Summer 2023

[8]
Day of Learning
Polish your pedagogy
Reconnect with the group and share your Torah with one another

September 6, 2023 | 11:00-2:00pm ET

[9]
Chabura Meetings
Revisions & Implications