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Send your educational team to a Moving Traditions National Training Conference.

Enrich your teen education program by certifying new group leaders for Rosh Hodesh and Shevet Achim.

2017 Training Conferences

This summer, we are hosting three conferences: Boston, New York, and Los Angeles

  • Conference registration includes three days of training, accommodations, meals, and registration fee
  • Early bird registration for all conferences is $250 for double occupancy (single occupancy is available for $400)
  • Standard registration is $300 for double occupancy (single occupancy is available for $450)
  • Moving Traditions will arrange for a roommate when participants choose double occupancy

July 16-18, 2017: Boston at the Babson Conference Center in Wellesley, MA

  • Early bird deadline: June 12
  • Standard registration deadline: July 5

August 6-8, 2017: New York at the Edith Macy Conference Center in Briarcliff Manor, NY

  • Early bird deadline: June 19
  • Standard registration deadline: July 24

August 20-22, 2017: Los Angeles at the Brandeis Bardin Campus of American Jewish University in Simi Valley, CA

  • Early bird deadline: July 7
  • Standard registration deadline: August 7

 

Before registering for a Conference, educators interested in leading Moving Traditions’ programs must first apply. Registration information will be sent once applications are approved.

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Testimonials

The training is offered by a team of passionate, dedicated and high-energy professionals with a thoughtfully designed curriculum. The Moving Traditions team strives to arm Jewish educators (at all levels) with an accessible approach for facilitating as leaders/supervisors while igniting their love and interest in nurturing the growth and development of girls and boys.

–Group Leader Trainee, Lexington, MA

Attending the Moving Traditions conference in Denver was a life-changing experience… I feel now, going forward into my Rosh Hodesh group, that I am ready for the wonderful and rewarding challenges that will come my way.

–Group Leader Trainee, San Diego, CA

No matter how long you have worked with teens, no matter how well you think you understand teens, attending a Moving Traditions training will take your work to a new level.

–Group Leader Trainee, Lexington, MA

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Los Angeles Training 2017 (5/2/2017) - August 20-22, 2017: Los Angeles at the Brandeis Bardin Campus of American Jewish University in Simi Valley, CA Early bird deadline: July 7 Standard registration deadline: August 7
New York Training Conference 2017 (5/2/2017) - August 6-8, 2017: New York at the Edith Macy Conference Center in Briarcliff Manor, NY Early bird deadline: June 19 Standard registration deadline: July 24
Boston Training Conference 2017 (5/2/2017) - July 16-18, 2017: Boston at the Babson Conference Center in Wellesley, MA Early bird deadline: June 12 Standard registration deadline: July 5
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