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Tzvi Pittinsky
Works at The Frisch School
Attends Azrieli Graduate School of Jewish Education
Lives in West Orange, New Jersey
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We will be covering Google Apps and Webquests as our chosen topic but will also answer questions on other topics as well.
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Flipped Learning and Real-Time Assessment in the Judaic Studies Classroom, A @DigitalJLearn Google Hangout
Today, I had the privilege to present a Google Hangout on Flipped Learning and Real-Time Assessment in a Judaic Studies Classroom for the DigitalJLearning Network . DigitalJLearning is one of the leaders in helping Jewish Day Schools adapt blended learning ...
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Show your support for innovative ideas in Jewish education. Please vote for the Atid Day School Innovation Challenge. #atidchallenge
Now I know why I never became a politician. I HATE asking for your vote. BUT, please click on this link to watch the presentation of our 10th grade Nach Pottery project designed by myself and my other very talented and devoted colleagues at The Frisch Schoo...
Now I know why I never became a politician. I HATE asking for your vote. BUT, please click on this link to watch the presentation of our 10th grade Nach Pottery project designed by myself and my other very talented and devote...
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Do you have a Sephardi minyan? Do you have Wifi? A study in the Yeshiva experience.
We just returned from Israel night. It is that magical time when my son is looking at Yeshivot to study at in Israel for his upcoming gap year before going off to University. It is especially nostalgic for me as I see that the schools he is seriously consid...
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Maker Spaces, 3D Printing, and the Role of the Teacher
I must apologize. It has been over three months since my last posting on this blog. I have been involved in other online spaces during this time, with three postings on my TanachRav blog, three new flipped classroom YouTube videos, and a number of Facebook ...
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We will be covering Google Apps and Webquests as our chosen topic but will also answer questions on other topics as well.
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Sir, how to I get the recorded version since the new time 6am instead of 5am will not favour me. The reason is that at 6am there is a scheduled electricity off at where I live.
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Now I know why I never became a politician. I HATE asking for your vote. BUT, please click on this link to watch the presentation of our 10th grade Nach Pottery project designed by myself and my other very talented and devote...
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Does ALL Learning Need to be Relevant?
A few days ago my friend and valuable member of my PLN , Rabbi Michael Bitton wrote on his Facebook about a conversation with one his students about a chemistry question. The student asked if he could help him with a chemistry question. When Rabbi Bitton re...
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Is it time for Jewish MOOCs?
I have been thinking a lot about MOOCs . For those who have been living in a hole these past 2+ years and don't know what MOOCs are, here is a definition. A MOOC is short for massive open online course and is defined as: a course of study made available ove...
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Like Clay in the Hands of the Potter: a Yirmiyahu, Pre-Yom Kippur Nach Project
To start the new year, the Frisch Nach Department decided to do something creative for our 10th grade classes, to conduct class in the Art Room. In 10th grade, we study the Book of Jeremiah. One of the many fascinating prophecies from the book is in chapter...
To start the new year, the Frisch Nach Department decided to do something creative for our 10th grade classes, to conduct class in the Art Room. In 10th grade, we study the Book of Jeremiah. One of the many fascinating prophe...
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Director of Educational Technology
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  • The Frisch School
    Director of Educational Technology, present
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Rabbi Tzvi Pittinsky is the Director of Educational Technology at the Frisch School, a Modern Orthodox Yeshiva High School in Paramus, NJ. In this capacity, he works with the faculty to integrate technology into every aspect of teaching and learning at Frisch. 

Rabbi Pittinsky is also a professor for MOFET's International Online Academy, an educational consultant for Gemara Berura, a technology enhanced methodology for teaching Talmud and a Smart Board Certified Teacher Trainer. He is an active blogger on topics related to the intersection of technology and Jewish education and an avid user of social media. You can read his blog at: http://techrav.blogspot.comand follow him on Twitter @techrav

Rabbi Pittinsky received his B.A., Semicha and 2 master’s degrees in Medieval Jewish History and Education from Yeshiva University and is currently a doctoral candidate at Yeshiva University’s Azrieli Graduate School of Education and Administration. He is planning his dissertation on a topic related to educational technology.
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  • Azrieli Graduate School of Jewish Education
    present
  • RIETS, Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary
  • Bernard Revel Graduate School of Jewish Studies
  • Yeshiva University
  • Yeshivat Shaalvim
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