The only conversation that matters…
Last Updated on Sunday, 25 November 2012 04:40 Written by bryfy Sunday, 18 November 2012 09:12
Now that the ceasefire is in place…from my friends and colleagues at MAKOM – Thank you!
If you’re in a position of Jewish educational leadership, and it really doesn’t matter which one, invariably in the last week you have been asked by some of your educators about how they should be teaching about the current situation in Israel. Unfortunately many of us have been in this situation before, and regretfully many of us will be there again. As in the past many organizations will create resource guides, curriculum and send out talking points. Since Israel’s last “war” social media has taken off and so people’s Facebook accounts and Twitter feeds will also be filled with many links, downloads and sound bites.
With all due respect to these organizations (some of which I acknowledge and link to below) I want to humbly suggest that all of these resources are actually of secondary importance and perhaps even irrelevant. There is however one conversation that must be have and from experience we all know is in most cases completely neglected.Learn More
Twinkle Twinkle Little Star
Last Updated on Tuesday, 7 August 2012 12:46 Written by bryfy Tuesday, 7 August 2012 12:46
Most of the time Bryfy.net is dedicated to more “professional’ oriented topics. But every so often personal moments arise that remind you of what this world is really all about.
So, if you have 53 seconds i think that this video is worth the time – even though I am completely biased.Learn More
Is it just me? Neither Familial nor Familiar.
Last Updated on Thursday, 2 August 2012 09:56 Written by bryfy Thursday, 2 August 2012 09:55
Don’t get too upset with me, these are just some personal musings on the day after the largest single gathering of Jews in over 2 millenium – Siyum HaShas, 2012
When I read all of the (Jewish) press about this event I guess I am supposed to feel proud, inspired, enthused, excited, rejuvenated – but I don’t.Learn More