Thursday Jun 21, 2012
Shelly Margalit was born and raised in Jerusalem. After her army service, she studied Hebrew as a second language at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem. For the past seven years, she has worked as a Hebrew teacher in various contexts. She taught previously at a mixed Arab-Jewish school in Neve Shalom. She currently teaches at an elementary school in Petah Tikva and as an Ulpan teacher for the Jewish Agency.
Describe the pupils you...
Thursday Jun 07, 2012
This week on Café Oleh, we interview Nefesh B'Nefesh Education and Community Advisor Adina Schwartz on tips for oleh-parents transitioning their children to the Israeli schools. She works with parents to find the right schools and neighborhoods for their family and guides young adults through their higher education options. Adina also runs workshops, webinars, and one-on-one meetings in North America, England and Israel with...
Wednesday May 30, 2012
This week on Café Oleh, we sit down with two of our favorite bloggers and aliya-moms, Jen Maidenberg and KJ Hannah Greenberg, to ask them about their children's experiences transitioning into the Israeli classroom. If you're considering aliya or actively planning your family's move to Israel, read on to plan your children's most seamless integration into their new school communities.
How old were your children...
Wednesday May 23, 2012
This week on Café Oleh, we sit down and talk to Zev Stub and Ron Machol, the respective representatives of the websites Janglo and IsraEmploy, which provide employment listings and community resources to Anglo olim. Read on to find out what Israeli employers really think about olim, how concerned you should be about your Hebrew level, and more insider information to help you make the most ofyour first Israeli job hunt.
Wednesday May 16, 2012
This week on Café Oleh we sit down with Niv Elis, resident blogger and Breaking News Editor at The Jerusalem Post, to discuss the relationship between the Israeli economy and employment opportunities. A graduate of Wesleyan University and the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS), Niv's expertise lies in policy, economics, conflict and Middle East affairs. He has published articles with Forbes, The...