A list of the Chumash conventions with their explanations.
Supplements: Chumash Conventions
By Zekelman Standards Team| 2019-03-13T13:04:25-04:00 August 8th, 2016|Comments Off on Supplements: Chumash Conventions
About the Author: Zekelman Standards Team
Rabbi Yossi Rosenblum: Rabbi Rosenblum is a widely esteemed educational consultant and principal of blue-ribbon winning Yeshiva Schools of Pittsburgh, Rabbi Rosenblum steers the content and development of the Zekelman Standards and acts as director of the Zekelman Standards and its’ educational programming. Dr. Sara. Rosenfeld: Director of Curriculum in Yeshiva-Beth Rivkah Colleges in Melbourne, Australia, and author of numerous Judaic curricula and workbooks, Dr. Rosenfeld is sought after as a presenter and Jewish educational consultant around the world. She plays a key role in the development of the Zekelman Standards and their resources. Rabbi Mendy Greenbaum: As principal of the high performing Cheder Menachem of Los Angeles, CA, and recipient of the Milken Jewish Educator Award, Rabbi Greenbaum is a major contributor to the content and integrity of the Zekelman Standards. Rabbi Meir Perelstein: After seven years with Darchai Menachem in Crown Heights as teacher and Academic Director, Rabbi Perelstein made the move to Morristown, New Jersey, where he currently teaches at the Cheder Lubavitch Morristown and holds the title of Curriculum Director. He has been extremely influential in the growth of the Zekelman Standards and their resources, both in content and design. Mrs. Chanah Rose: Mrs. Rose spent nearly a decade teaching in classrooms of various age groups, and part of that time as curriculum director of the Shluchim Online School, before coming to MEF. Mrs. Rose has taken her passion for education to the next level in her role as Educational Director, where she works with teachers, schools and other constituents to bring MEF’s lofty educational goals to life in the classroom. Other Contributors: Rabbi Chayim Boruch Alevsky: Rabbi Chayim B. Alevsky resides in the West Side of Manhattan and runs Chabad family programs with his wife and family. He generously shared templates from his widely acclaimed Tools for Torah workbook series, and updated them to align with the Zekelman Standards for Chumash. Dr. Chana Silberstein Educational director of Chabad of Ithaca and former dean of curriculum at the Rohr Jewish Learning Institute (JLI), Dr. Silberstein has over 25 years’ experience in education and curriculum development, and a PhD in experimental psychology from Cornell University. She is the Chief Educational Consultant for Veshinantam, a subdivision of the Zekelman Standards.. Curriculum Writers Team Working with Education Director Mrs. Chanah Rose, a team of talented educators and curriculum writers has made invaluable contributions to our resource library. This team has included: Mariasha Baumgarten Goldie Blank Leah Hoffman Yudit Kasowitz Batsheva Slapochnik Gishy Weinfeld Chaya Zirkind