Taglit-Birthright Israel

SESSION 3B BACKGROUND PAPERS:


Israel and Heritage Education Experiences

GOAL: Discuss the framework of contemporary tourism of religious and historical sites.

CHAIR: Matthew Boxer,Brandeis University

PRESENTERS:

Hana Holland, Journey into Jewish Heritage
Journey into Jewish Heritage: A Unique Model for Heritage Education Experience

Dr. Jillian Powers,Washington University
Becoming Worldly: Cosmopolitan Sensibilities on Homeland Tours

Prof. Philip Wexler,The Hebrew University of Jerusalem; Brandeis University
Education, Society and Taglit: The Case of the Missing Subject

DISCUSSANT:
Michael Soberman, Spertus Institute for Jewish Learning and Leadership; Jewish Federations of Canada - UIA

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