Pedagogy

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

Pedagogy

Resources in Yiddish Studies: Yiddish Linguistic Scholarship

This online bib­li­o­graph­i­cal series devot­ed to research resources in Yid­dish Stud­ies focus­es on pub­li­ca­tions and oth­er resources devot­ed to the Yid­dish lan­guage itself. 

Pedagogy

Teaching Guide for Yoysef Kerler’s “Old Fashioned” and “The Sea” (trans. Evrona)

The sec­ond in a series of teach­ing guides, this one for Maia Evron­a’s trans­la­tion of Yoy­sef Ker­ler’s poems Old Fash­ioned” and The Sea” (1979).

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

לויט די לערערס | Teachers Weigh In: Teaching Texts in Translation

Instruc­tors share their thoughts on teach­ing Yid­dish texts in translation. 

Pedagogy

Integrating Yiddish Materials in a Jewish Day School Environment

A dis­cus­sion of how Fey­gi Zyl­ber­man, a mid­dle school His­to­ry and Jew­ish Stud­ies teacher at a Pro­gres­sive Jew­ish com­mu­ni­ty day school in Mel­bourne, Aus­tralia, employs Yid­dish in her class­room, with a work­sheet to use along­side the divorce scene in the film Hes­ter Street (1975).

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

Resources in Yiddish Studies: Digital Collections

This online bib­li­o­graph­i­cal series devot­ed to research resources in Yid­dish Stud­ies focus­es on dig­i­tal col­lec­tions in Yid­dish Studies. 

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. 

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