Pedagogy

Reflections on the teaching and learning of Yiddish, as well as downloadable guides, exercises, and lesson plans to use in the classroom.

Pedagogy

The Yiddish Radio Project: Lessons from the Intermediate Yiddish Language Classroom

The third in a series of reflec­tions on Yid­dish ped­a­gogy in the dig­i­tal age. Here, Sun­ny Yud­koff dis­cuss­es her use of radio broad­casts in her Yid­dish courses. 

Pedagogy

Teaching Yiddish in the Digital Age

The fourth in a series of reflec­tions on Yid­dish ped­a­gogy in the dig­i­tal age. Here, Paula Teitle­baum dis­cuss­es the way that dig­i­tal tech­nol­o­gy has shaped her teaching.

Pedagogy

Online Yiddish Classes at the Workmen's Circle

The sec­ond in a series of reflec­tions on Yid­dish ped­a­gogy in the dig­i­tal age. Here, Niko­lai Boro­dulin reflects on the chal­lenges and rewards of teach­ing Yid­dish cours­es online. 

Pedagogy

The Digital Yiddish Classroom: Reflections on Teaching Yiddish in the Digital Age

The first in a series of reflec­tions on Yid­dish ped­a­gogy in the dig­i­tal age. 

Pedagogy

Invitation to Participate: Yiddish in Holocaust Education

Do you teach cours­es relat­ed to the Holo­caust? What role does Yid­dish have in those cours­es? Let us know in this survey.

Pedagogy

Yiddish in ale lender! Yiddish Summer Programs Roundup 2017

A short descrip­tion of the many Yid­dish lan­guage and cul­ture sum­mer pro­grams on offer for 2017

Pedagogy

Teaching Guide for Dik's "Slavery or Serfdom" (trans. Rosenblatt)

The first in a series of teach­ing guides, this one for Eli Rosenblatt’s trans­la­tion of Isaac Meir Dik’s intro­duc­tion to his 1868 adap­ta­tion of Har­ri­et Beech­er Stowe’s Uncle Tom’s Cab­in (1852).

Pedagogy

Invitation to Participate: How Do You Teach With Translated Texts from Yiddish?

Do you teach using trans­lat­ed texts from Yid­dish sources? Tell us about it. 

Pedagogy

לויט די לערערס | Teachers Weigh In: The First Day of Class

Yid­dish lan­guage instruc­tors share their plans for the first day of class. 

Pedagogy

לויט די לייענערס | Readers Respond: LGBTQ Vocabulary

Read­ers weigh in on How Do You Say Par­ents’ in Yid­dish?,” offer­ing their own vocab­u­lary sug­ges­tion and ask­ing fur­ther impor­tant questions. 

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