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The Matan Institute is a one-of-a-kind opportunity in disability inclusion training tailored to the specific needs of director-level Jewish educators. Complete with in-person workshops, webinars, 1:1 mentoring and a final Inclusion Impact Project, The Matan Institute supports Jewish communities in their quest to include all learners in the fabric of Jewish life.

Please email Meredith Polsky at with any questions.

As a Matan Institute participant in Cohort 13, you will receive:

  • 30+ hours of inclusion training
  • 7 hours of 1:1 mentoring
  • 3 hours of group mentoring
  • Up to a 3 hour on-site program observation/consultation
  • 1 complimentary professional development session for your staff (a $750 value!)

Cohort 13 Dates

Training days (all EST):
Virtual: February 6, Virtual Kick Off (one hour, time TBD)   
In Person, New York City:
April 23rd (3-7pm), 24th (8:30-3:00), 25th (8:30-3:00)
June 5th, 2023 (11:30-3:30)
In Person, New York City:   
October 22nd (3-7pm), October 23rd (8:30-3:00), 24th (8:30-3:00)

Matan Institute Inclusion Boosts (webinars), Mondays, 1:00-2:00 EST, May 15, June 26 and August 28

To register for Cohort 13, click here.

Fee: $1,800 for one Director; $1,200 for a 2nd Director from the same organization.

Past topics have included:

Educational Technology
Executive Functioning
Learning Styles and Differentiated Instruction
Inclusion in a Jewish Context
Communicating with Families and Family-Centered Care
Executive Functioning
Change Management Theory

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Current and Past Cohorts

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