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  • Never Again? This Passover Share Thoughts on the War in Ukraine

    Moving Traditions invites you to use our new 2022 Passover Seder supplement to explore the power of narratives this year by asking the following questions at your Seder, making sure that young people …

  • Demystifying Teen Language Around Gender Resources

    Demystifying Teen Language Around Gender Resources

    From our “Demystifying Teen Language on Gender” webinar, we offer the following resources for parents and educators for understanding teen language on gender: what it represents, and why it matter…

  • Ascending

    Ascending

    By Rabbi Tamara Cohen in eJewish Philanthropy The Torah portion for this week, Tzav, begins its list of the rules of various sacrifices with one called an “olah” translated by Everett Fox as …

  • Kol Koleinu: An inclusive space for teen feminists to learn, connect, and grow

    Kol Koleinu: An inclusive space for teen feminists to learn, connect, and grow

    By Stacy Bernstein, NFTY Midwest Area Manager Five years ago, Moving Traditions and the Union for Reform Judaism (URJ) partnered to create Kol Koleinu – A Teen Feminist Fellowship. Over the years, …

  • Demystifying Teen Language Around Gender

    Demystifying Teen Language Around Gender

    Are you having a hard time deciphering the gender language of the preteens and teens in your life?  Are you confused as to what it represents and why it matters so much to teens of all genders? Movi…

  • ‘Judith Kaplan wasn’t ancient history’

    ‘Judith Kaplan wasn’t ancient history’

    By LARRY YUDELSON, The Jewish Standard March 9, 2022 Moving Traditions, an organization focusing on Jewish teens, is incorporating the Instagram account and the bat mitzvah centennial into its B-Mitz…

  • What Does it Mean to Be a Gender Inclusive Camp in Summer 2022?

    What Does it Mean to Be a Gender Inclusive Camp in Summer 2022?

    Join Moving Traditions for a strategic conversation for Jewish camp professionals about gender and gender expansiveness as it relates to staff, campers, and camp culture. In the last five years, many…

  • Moving Traditions Welcomes New CEO

    Moving Traditions Welcomes New CEO

    By Jarrad Saffren, Jewish Exponent She’s never been a CEO before. She’s taking over for the woman who built the nonprofit organization, Moving Traditions, from nothing. And the task before her, f…

  • Moving Traditions at TBE

    Moving Traditions at TBE

    Special to the Washtenaw Jewish News, March 2022 Throughout this school year, Temple Beth Emeth has expanded how they prepare their families for the Bar and Bat Mitzvah journey, or, as Movin…