Civilly Speaking: A Curriculum on Civil Discourse
Dr. Sandra Ostrowicz Lilienthal - 2015 Award Recipient
Dr. Sandra Ostrowicz Lilienthal, Curriculum Developer and Instructor of Jewish Education in Davie, FL, attaches an uncommon passion and approach to adult Jewish education and in the process is equipping and empowering students to create and deepen their Jewish identities.
Meredith Englander Polsky - 2017 Award Recipient
Meredith Englander Polsky is the National Director of Institutes and Training at Matan in New York, and Developmental Support Coordinator at Temple Beth Ami Nursery School in Rockville, MD. The Matan Institute has created systemic change by educating over 1,000 school directors and teachers on inclusion practices in various educational settings. At the Temple Beth Ami Nursery School, Polsky ensures that every family and every child, regardless of developmental need, find a place where they are welcomed and educated according to their way.
Dr. Rebecca Schorsch - 2014 Award Recipient
Dr. Rebecca Schorsch, Director of Jewish Studies at Chicagoland Jewish High School (CJHS) in Deerfield, IL, has made an impact on students, fellow educators and the greater community in the Chicago area and beyond with singular dedication and leadership.