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JDAIM Lesson Plans

With this resource, any teacher can guide their students through important themes, interactive activities and meaningful Jewish discussions about disability.

 Webinar: January 29


#IncludeRespect in JDAIM
Join us for a conversation with Rabbi Ruti Regan to explore common pitfalls – and how to avoid them – when it comes to respecting everyone involved in Jewish disability awareness and inclusion.

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THE NATIONAL VOICE

IN JEWISH SPECIAL EDUCATION

Matan educates Jewish leaders, educators and communities, empowering them to create learning environments supportive of children with special needs, through training Institutes and consultations across North America.

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TEEN CURRICULUM

AVAILABLE NOW!

The Matan Institute for Teens is a program designed to teach congregational school madrichim (teen assistants) about inclusion, and help them fill a critical role in the most effective way possible.

 

15%-20%

children and youth ages 3–21 have a diagnosed learning disability

1 in 68

children in the United States has an Autism Spectrum Disorder

200,000

students in the Jewish community with special needs

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Matan Institutes

 

Applications for Cohort 9 are now closed. Keep your eyes peeled for information about Cohort 10 in the coming months.

Questions? Email Meredith@matankids.org

Upcoming Events

#IncludeRespect in JDAIM

January 29, 2019 @ 1-2 PM ET

Join us for a conversation with Rabbi Ruti Regan to explore common pitfalls – and how to avoid them – when it comes to respecting everyone involved in Jewish disability awareness and inclusion.