Lamed: Israel Education

Engage. Educate. Apply. Israel.

"Lamed" is the Hebrew root for the verb "to teach". But Lamed does more than just teach. למד is also found in the root for "to learn", and here at Lamed: Israel Education, we use our platform to both learn and teach in order to expand our community's experience with Israel. Through engaging with Israeli culture and people, educating about politics and daily life, and teaching how to apply this knowledge in the world, Lamed aims to prepare the greater community with a well-rounded, multifaceted understanding of Israel so that information can be more evenly distributed to the next generation of leaders.

The Kotel (Jerusalem)
The Kotel (Jerusalem)

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Suzanne Dellal Dance Center (Tel Aviv)
Suzanne Dellal Dance Center (Tel Aviv)

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Israel!
Israel!

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The Kotel (Jerusalem)
The Kotel (Jerusalem)

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Lessons from the Inside

As coronavirus continues to spread, gap year students living in Israel for the year have been returning home in large numbers. Upon...

Israel's Got Corona: A Parody

The last week has been ROUGH in terms of the novel coronavirus. All schools and non-essential businesses (ie. banks and grocery stores)...

Opinion: Pa'am Shlishit Glidah?

Just yesterday, millions of Israelis poured into polling stations for the third time this year, ready to cast their ballots once again...

Perks of Being a Tourist

Spending a year in Israel makes many a gap year student ask "the question": how can I not look like a tourist? From American accents and...

Opinion: Education to Educate

I recently had an interesting conversation about the difference between teaching for the sake of learning and teaching for the sake of...

Letter from a Diaspora Jew

I was not born in Israel, I never made aliyah, and I don't even know if I will ever... being a Diaspora Jew is more than you think it is.

What's Up with Bibi?

Last week, Bibi was indicted on three charges related to unethical behavior during his time as Israel's Prime Minister. The cases are...

The Tenents of Israel Education

Lamed focuses on three core values in order to achieve well-rounded education about Israel. Want to learn more? Here's a short summary of...

The Sounds of Israel

Looking for an easy way to learn Hebrew? Want to be more in touch with Israeli popular culture? Trying to find an easy way to make an...

 

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