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HAZAK – A New Era in Education: How Informal Education is Transforming the Next Generation of Israelis

HAZAK – A New Era in Education: How Informal Education is Transforming the Next Generation of Israelis

Date: Thursday, April 11, 2019

Time: 12:00 pm

Location: B'nai Israel Congregation

Address: 6301 Montrose Road Rockville, MD 20852

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  • Type: Social Event
  • Audience: Adults Only
  • Membership: Not Required
  • Registration: Required
  • Topic: Education, Israel, Just for Fun

12:00 PM Brown Bag Dairy Lunch

12:30 PM Program with Tamar Sommer, Congregational Shlicha

Tamar was born in Be’er Sheva and has most recently lived in Jerusalem. Both of her parents made aliyah — her father from Australia and mother from South Africa. Tamar and her brother were both born and raised in Israel. After Tamar finished high school, she went into the pre-army program, Meitarim Lachish, where she volunteered, traveled through Israel, and studied Israeli politics, society, and history. Afterwards, she served as a sergeant in the Education Corps, working on a special program for troubled soldiers.

Organized by: Tamar Sommer

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