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From “Mean Girls” to Menschy Teens

Helping Your Teen Navigate Toxic Friendships Mean Girls was a movie, then a Broadway show, and now a new and updated movie. What they all have in common is they are centered on teen relationships and social dynamics – particularly relational aggression.  As many of our teens experience competitive behavior and bullying in school and online, especially with today’s rising antisemitism, what role do parents have to play in helping their teens navigate toxic friendships? How can we give them the skills to foster healthy relationships and lasting friendships in middle school, high school, and beyond?   Join Moving Traditions’ Rabbi Daniel…

Training Your Camp Staff to Help Preteens and Teens Thrive

A webinar designed by Keshet and Moving Traditions Keshet and Moving Traditions are combining forces to help camp professionals set the stage for a stellar summer in 2024. We’ll explore the role that professionals can play in supporting staff and camper wellbeing, talk through some best practices in building healthy cultures around relationships, gender, mental health, personal boundaries, and consent. We will help you plan out your staff training for summer 2024 and learn about some of the new tools that are available from Moving Traditions and Keshet that can help you to train your staff on these core topics.

Moving Traditions at FJC/JCC Conference

Join Moving Traditions during the conference for a facilitated conversation sharing Moving Traditions’ proactive programs that support well-being, as well as discussing "What's Jewish About Mental Health?"

Moving Traditions @ Youth Development & Well-Being Conference

We will join professionals supporting youth, adolescents, and emerging adults from across the Jewish community to understand the impact of how these developmental periods are evolving. Learn skills for centering mental, emotional, social, and spiritual health across youth work from experts and peers. Marlene Meyerson JCC, Manhattan

A Webinar for Clergy: Strengthening Family Connections in the B-Mitzvah Years

From hundreds of clergy who partner with Moving Traditions, we know that having a strong curriculum with activities designed to support youth’s overall spiritual and social wellbeing can help them process everything happening in the wider world, in school, at home, and on their screens. Join us for a conversation and an overview of our current curricular models.

Helping Your Staff and Campers Thrive in 2024  

Join Moving Traditions for a webinar on Thursday, March 7 at 1:00pm as we explore how Moving Traditions materials can provide exactly what you need to support staff and camper wellbeing. We’ll talk through some best practices in building healthy cultures around relationships, mental health, personal boundaries, gender and consent, and discuss the current climate around Jewish identity and antisemitism. You’ll be introduced to some of the plug-and-play materials that Moving Traditions has developed, including: 

Thriving In Spite of It All: Supporting Teens in 2024

With all that’s happening in today’s world, how do we help teens thrive in 2024? Join Moving Traditions for a webinars that will explore: We have heard from many friends and colleagues how incredibly supportive Jewish educators like you have been to teens over the past four months. We also know, from the hundreds of educators who partner with Moving Traditions, that having a strong curriculum with activities designed to support youth’s overall wellbeing can help them process everything happening in the wider world, in school, at home, and on their screens.

Moving Traditions @ American Camp Association Tri-State Conference

Join Moving Traditions staff members Pamela Barkley, chief of growth; Eve Berger, vice president of partnership; and Rabbi Daniel Brenner, vice president of education; at American Camp Association Tri-State for a discussion on: "What is Embodied Consent Education and How Summer Camps Can Benefit From It?" For more information, please contact Sarah Fox at sfox@movingtraditions.org.

Event Series Check & Connect

Educators Check & Connect

This is event is exclusively for educators partnering with Moving Traditions. The March topic is: Achieving balance when there is so much to do Please register today to receive the Zoom link. There are a few questions in the registration to help us guide the conversation and make sure we cover what you want to discuss. Questions? Contact us. Register now: Online Form - Check & Connect March 14