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					                   An Invitation to Teachers:
 Educators’ Symposium on Jewish Life
            Thursday, October 27th 4:30-8:30pm
           Hosted at Congregation Ner Shalom
                     14010 Spriggs Road, Woodbridge
  Co-sponsored by the Jewish Community Relations Council of Greater Washington,
       Congregation Ner Shalom, and Prince William County Public Schools




               An interactive discovery of
         Jewish traditions, culture & ceremonies
    Enjoy a traditional meal with clergy, students & congregants
       Participate in Jewish dance and traditional story telling
Get responses to all the questions you’ve ever had about this ancient
   Biblical faith & contemporary observances in our community


               VA Recertification Points Available
     Registration Fee $15 (covers dinner & all course material)
    RSVP to Donny Kirsch at (703) 962-9232 or dkirsch@jcouncil.org
   PWCS Teachers RSVP to PWCS Multicultural Office (703)791-7270
                             JCRC “Educators’ Symposium on Jewish Life”

                                       Current Four Hour Program

(Weeknight 4:30-8:30)
10 mins        Introduction and Welcome
40 mins        A Jewish Life: What We Believe & How It Guides Our Lives
40 mins        Understanding the Holocaust, A Survivor’s Testimony
40 mins        Jewish Celebrations Deciphered
20 mins        Serve Dinner
40 mins        Legal Guidelines on Religion in the Public Schools (During Dinner)
20 mins        A Jewish Students’ Perspective
20 mins        Israeli Folk Dancing
10 mins        Closing Remarks & Evaluations
(no breaks in between)

Costing:

       At 25 attendees                        at 50 attendees                     at 100 attendees
$100       Speaker Transport Fees     $100     Speaker Transport Fees     $100      Speaker Transport Fees
$150       Dancing Instructor         $150     Dancing Instructor         $150      Dancing Instructor
$450       Catering & Supplies        $850     Catering & Supplies        $1700     Catering & Supplies
           Set Up / Clean Up                   Set Up / Clean Up                    Set Up / Clean Up
           (provided by volunteers)            (provided by volunteers)             (provided by volunteers)
           Written Materials                   Written Materials                    Written Materials
           (copied internally)                 (copied internally)                  (copied internally)
$700                                  $1100                               $1950
                             JCRC “Educators’ Symposium on Jewish Life”

                                        Draft Eight Hour Program

(Sunday 10am-6pm, Jewish synagogues are not available for programs on Saturday, the Jewish Sabbath)

(Light coffee & snack)
10 mins        Introduction and Welcome
40 mins        A Jewish Life: What We Believe (and a visit with the Torah)
30 mins        How Beliefs Guide Our Lives – The Jewish Life Cycle
40 mins        Understanding the Holocaust, A Survivor’s Testimony
60 mins        Lunch Discussion & Questions You Were Afraid to Ask
               (provided by participants on index cards)
60 mins        Jewish Celebrations Deciphered (w/ review of Jewish religious objects at each table)
10 mins        Break
50 mins        Legal Guidelines on Religion in the Public Schools – Cases & Case Studies
30 mins        A Jewish Students’ Perspective – Panel Discussion
10 mins        Break
40 mins        Israeli Folk Dancing
20 mins        Closing Remarks & Evaluations

(Still omitted: Jewish in the Diaspora – where we live, where American Jews come from; Jewish
Storytelling – A rich history of Yiddish Literature; Jews and Israel – Zionism and our Homelands)

Costing:

       At 25 attendees                        at 50 attendees                     at 100 attendees
$100       Speaker Transport Fees     $100     Speaker Transport Fees     $100      Speaker Transport Fees
$150       Dancing Instructor         $150     Dancing Instructor         $150      Dancing Instructor
$450       Catering & Supplies        $850     Catering & Supplies        $1700     Catering & Supplies
$100       Coffee & Snacks            $150     Coffee & Snacks            $250      Coffee & Snacks
           Set Up / Clean Up                   Set Up / Clean Up                    Set Up / Clean Up
           (provided by volunteers)            (provided by volunteers)             (provided by volunteers)
           Written Materials                   Written Materials                    Written Materials
           (copied internally)                 (copied internally)                  (copied internally)
$800                                  $1250                               $2200

				
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