What you’ll learn
Our students are no longer satisfied with stories of infallible Israel and educators are searching for more nuanced ways to teach about Israel. Yet we also know that Israel’s success as a young country should not be ignored. So how can we teach the beauty of Israel without sounding cliche? How can we discuss Israel’s incredible achievements without turning our students off? Distinguished historian and writer Prof. Gil Troy will discuss these big questions in live conversation with Dr. Noam Weissman. Gil will present his insightful findings and engage in Q&A with you, the live audience.
What we’ll tackle
- How to instill pride for Israel in a genuine and authentic way
- Nuance, subtlety and sophistication in Israel Education
- Teaching the history of Israel in 2019