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  • Resources to Help Your Teen Navigate Toxic Friendships

    Resources to Help Your Teen Navigate Toxic Friendships

    On February 21, Moving Traditions hosted From “Mean Girls” to Menschy Teens, a Raising Up Teens Webinar for parents and educators of Jewish teens. We offer you these actionable takeaways and relat…

  • Want to Support Teens in 2024?

    Want to Support Teens in 2024?

    Moving Traditions invites Jewish professionals, educators, and clergy to join us for one of our upcoming webinars, where we will share insights and resources to engage the preteens and teens in your c…

  • State of the Union – January 2024

    State of the Union – January 2024

    By Shuli Karkowsky, Moving Traditions CEO Last year, we set out toward the ambitious goals in our strategic plan to double our impact on Jewish youth and the adults in their lives over the next three …

  • Resources from Rethinking Your College Gameplan

    Resources from Rethinking Your College Gameplan

    On December 18, Moving Traditions hosted a webinar, Rethinking Your College Gameplan, for parents and educators of Jewish teens. Thank you to our panel of speakers, including: We offer you these resou…

  • This Hanukkah, Kumi is a Gift

    This Hanukkah, Kumi is a Gift

    By Rabbi Tamara Cohen, Chief of Programs With Hanukkah approaching, I’ve been thinking about the idea of pirsum ha-nes, “publicizing the miracle,” which is considered central to the ob…

  • Growing Together Through Conflict

    Growing Together Through Conflict

    Growing Together through Conflict is a short but powerful guide to foster dialogue with the teen in your life that helps you grow together, rather than apart….

  • Liberal parents, far-left teens: When Jewish families fight over Israel

    Liberal parents, far-left teens: When Jewish families fight over Israel

    Rabbi Daniel Brenner for JTA Most of my friends in Jewish circles are parents of teens or college students. We are liberal, tolerant, open-hearted folks, who jokingly call ourselves “NPR Jews.”…

  • Growing Together Through Change

    Growing Together Through Change

    Moving Traditions 2023 Annual Report Learn about Moving Traditions, our impact, and how we are changing to meet teen’s growing needs….

  • American Jews are giving mightily to Israel. Is there enough left to go around?

    American Jews are giving mightily to Israel. Is there enough left to go around?

    By Andrew Silow-Carroll, JTA Moving Traditions is a small Jewish organization with an unusual name and a mission that can be hard to describe on one foot. Working through synagogues, Hebrew schoo…