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Experiential Jewish Education

Are Investments in Experiential Jewish Education for Teens Worthwhile?

National Training Conferences

Send your educational team to a Moving Traditions National Training Conference

Rosh Hodesh: It's a Girl Thing!

Learn more about how Moving Traditions inspires and empowers girls in the Jewish community 

Shevet Achim: The Brotherhood

Find out how Moving Traditions is pioneering a new model of connection for Jewish teen boys 


Mission

Moving Traditions inspires people to live fuller lives -- and to work for a better world for all -- by advocating for a more expansive view of gender in Jewish learning and practice.

News


Helping Recognize Nonprofits’ Creativity

By Eric Berger, Jewish Exponent, October 22, 2014

Moving Traditions, a Jenkintown-based organization targeted at Jewish teens has been selected almost every year since its founding in 2005. The organization has had successful gender-based programs for girls — Rosh Hodesh: It’s a Girl Thing!, which has reached 14,000 girls around the country — and, more recently, Shevet Achim: The Brotherhood for boys, aimed at ensuring that the teens don’t “drop out” of Jewish life, said founder Deborah Meyer.


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Profiles


Welcome Melanie Gruenwald

Moving Traditions First Full-time Colorado Director Melanie has extensive experience in informal Jewish education. From working on college campuses and at the international level for Hillel: The Foundation for Jewish Campus Life, to Milken Community High School and American Jewish University in…


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Insights


Inspiring the Next Generation: Barbra Berley-Mellits

Barbra Berley-Mellits helped create Moving Traditions’ program, Rosh Hodesh: It’s a Girl Thing!

It was our dream that the girls would be empowered to become contributing leaders in the varied communities they would join as they went out into the world.


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