Educator Training

Don’t miss this very special training opportunity

with Rabbi Owen Gottlieb, Founder of ConverJent

Jewish educators:

Learn to run a mobile game for learning modern Jewish history on location in NYC



Jewish Time Jump: New York has been featured in The Atlantic, The Village VoiceWNYC radioThe Jewish Week

 Nominated for Most Innovative Game

2013 Games for Change Festival

Two Cohorts:

July 8, 2014 Rain date: July 9, 2014

July 15, 2014 Rain date: July 16, 2014

Learn to:

  • Plan, organize, and run a Jewish Time Jump event
  • Integrate the game and simulation with curriculum
  • Run a mobile reflection group
  • Effectively troubleshoot the cutting edge technology
  • Tie historic moments to current debates

For educators who are:

  • Passionate teachers of Jewish history
  • Dedicated to inquiry based learning
  • Proficient with iPhone or iPad
  • Fearless when it comes to exciting educational experiences

Space is limited. APPLY NOW, Deadline, May 14, 2014  

Email timejump [AT] using the subject header “Educator Training Day”

Include:  name, school/institution, contact information, grades/students you teach, iPhone or iPad type and data plan type, and 250 word essay addressing the question:  “Why games and simulations for teaching Jewish history?”

 Requires iPhone or iPad with data plan 4G or higher (not wireless)

No Cost* to the Educator thanks to a generous Signature Grant from the Covenant Foundation (*transportation not included)