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Center for Studies in Jewish Education And Culture
The Center for Studies in Jewish Education and Culture research agenda seeks to advance our theoretical understandings of culture, relationship, and teacher identity and develop new models for teachers’ professional development. The center also offers rigorous courses of study including a Graduate Certificate in Jewish Education focused on developing and improving educators’ pedagogical skills and the acquisition of general content knowledge of Jewish culture and history.
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"Re-Thinking the Balfour Declaration of 1917: Zionism, American Jews, and World War I in Historical Perspective"
May 22-23, 2018
All conference sessions will be held at The Jacob Rader Marcus Center of the American Jewish Archives, Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion (3101 Clifton Ave. Cincinnati, Ohio, 45220).
Cosponsored by the AJA, the UC Center for Studies in Jewish Education and Culture (CECH), and the UC History Department, with support from the Taft Research Center, the conference is timed to coincide with the centennial anniversary of the Balfour Declaration (1917), President Woodrow Wilson’s recognition of the latter and the end of World War I (1918), and “Jewish-American Heritage Month” (May 2018).