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Teens New to Israel Flourish in Kfar Silver Youth Village

May 29, 2018 Comments Off on Teens New to Israel Flourish in Kfar Silver Youth Village

Ron Basin is a Hebrew teacher in Kfar Silver youth village, owned and managed by World ORT Kadima Mada. His ninth grade students are recent immigrants to Israel – olim chadashim – who have twenty hours of Hebrew language immersion per week. Ron has been teaching at Kfar Silver for five years and discusses how…

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The Legacy That You Are Carrying Forward

May 22, 2018 Comments Off on The Legacy That You Are Carrying Forward

A visionary is someone who “thinks about or plans for the future with imagination or wisdom.” This is the perfect way to describe past and current leaders of ORT, and generous donors like you, who have joined us to give others the life-changing gift of education. Throughout the year, we are sharing stories of ORT’s…

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World ORT Advances Technology Training for Jews in Russia

June 3, 2016 Comments Off on World ORT Advances Technology Training for Jews in Russia

High-tech Training Enhances the Jewish Community of St. Petersburg The ORT Vocational Training Center (VTC) in the St. Petersburg Jewish Community Center (YESOD) offers a wide range of innovative educational services to the city’s Jewish population of 100,000. With two computer labs and staff specialists in adult education, the mission of the VTC is to…

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