Teach Our Children Well: Judaism, Ethics, and Intimate Justice

By Deborah Meyer, CEO, Moving Traditions

Annual Report 2017-2018

Opening New Pathways to Help Jewish Teens Thrive

National Training Conferences 2017

 

Rosh Hodesh

Learn more about how Moving Traditions inspires and empowers girls in the Jewish community 

Shevet Achim

Find out how Moving Traditions is pioneering a new model of connection for Jewish teen boys 


Mission

Moving Traditions emboldens teens by fostering self-discovery, challenging sexism, and inspiring a commitment to Jewish life and learning.

News


Moving Traditions Goes Beyond the Binary

Moving Traditions has created a first-of-its-kind online group for Jewish teens who identify as transgender, nonbinary, or gender questioning. Like Rosh Hodesh and Shevet Achim, Moving Traditions’ program for trans/non-binary Jewish teens—offered in partnership with Keshet—will meet monthly,…


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Profiles


Spotlight: Rafi Daugherty, Trans and Nonbinary Program Group Leader

Rafi Daugherty is an out-and-proud queer, Jewish, transgender man who lives in Denver with his toddler and their two pets (a dog and a cat). Rafi’s work history is colorful and varied, including many years working with adults…


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Insights


Challenges for Teens in a Sexualized Environment

While you may not have learned about it in Hebrew School, Jewish tradition has a positive view of sexuality.  Unfortunately, teen girls and boys are growing up in a highly sexualized environment where popular culture and digital media offer competing and challenging views about sex and intimacy.


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