Yidish Vokh 2011 & Yiddish Teachers Seminar

The annual Yidish Vokh, organised by Yugntruf, takes place from 23-29 August this summer.

This week-long retreat with Yiddish classes on all levels also includes a Yiddish Teachers Seminar:

Participate in pedagogical workshops and lectures at Yugntruf's Yiddish Vokh at the Pearlstone Retreat Center, in Reisterstown, MD, at the Third Annual Yiddish Teachers Seminar, August 23 - 29, 2011.

Scholarships will be awarded to 8 – 10 Yiddish teachers working at universities, Jewish schools, Yiddish clubs, and in adult education classes — covering most costs for the entire week, including room and board, food, all texts, and materials. Those who who have participated once previously may reapply. No travel subsidies available.

  • Learn about pedagogical methods and materials
  • Enrich your knowledge of Yiddish history, literature, and culture
  • Enjoy a week in the beautiful Pearlstone Retreat Center, including a wide variety of Yiddish activities and performances

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Application Deadline: June 15, 2011.

Read an article about a previous Yiddish Teachers Seminar.

For questions about the Seminar or the application, contact Yankl-Perets Blum at lererseminar@gmail.com.

23 August 2011 - 29 August 2011