Jewish studies in non-Jewish schools

March 24, 2017 by  
Filed under News

The Christian Democratic Party has hosted a meeting at NSW Parliament House to highlight the importance of retaining Special Religious Education in the public school system. Read more

BJE in 2015

February 4, 2015 by  
Filed under Younger Minds

In 2014 the Board of Jewish Education achieved several milestones in different areas of its programmes.  Read more

BJE Boys lay tefillin at the Kotel

December 12, 2014 by  
Filed under Younger Minds

NSW Board of Jewish Education boys on a visit to Israel at the Kotel. Read more

Gifted teacher

November 27, 2014 by  
Filed under Have You Heard?

Rachelle Lever recently attended a Special Religious Education Celebration event held at Parliament House in Sydney, where she was one of 12 recipients of an award recognising their outstanding contribution for excellence, innovation and creativity in the way they deliver SRE to their students.  Read more

BJE Weekend Escape and Adventure

October 3, 2014 by  
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Sydney’s Board of Jewish Education has recently hosted a Weekend escape camp. Read more

BJE Leadership seminar

May 8, 2014 by  
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Sydney’s Board of Jewish Education has held is annual Leadership Seminar Year 11 students who participated in last year’s Emet Israel Program.  Read more

Learning Hebrew

April 4, 2014 by  
Filed under Have You Heard?

BJE’s popular adult Hebrew classes, taught by Sarah Friend, emphasise the development of modern Hebrew speaking skills to help those wishing to communicate with family in Israel, help their children with Hebrew, appreciate Jewish culture, provide easier access to Israeli media information and literature or, simply, improve their knowledge of the language. Read more

Holocaust studies for Years 5 and 6

March 12, 2014 by  
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Guest presenters are talking to children about their personal experiences in the Holocaust to give the children a better understanding of this period in Jewish history.  Read more

BJE students to participate in communal activities

January 26, 2014 by  
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Sydney BJE students have returned from their trip to Israel…ready to participate in community projects. Read more

Jassy made Honorary Life President of BJE

December 2, 2013 by  
Filed under academy bje, News

Former President of BJE, Michael Jassy, has been named an Honorary Life President for his contribution to the establishment and development of the Board  of Jewish Education. Read more

BJE students leave for Israel

December 2, 2013 by  
Filed under academy bje, Younger Minds

Twenty-nine Year 10  BJE students have left Sydney on a six week Emet Israel Program.  Read more

BJE’s Rosh Hashanah Cookie Baking at OBK

August 28, 2013 by  
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Over 170 BJE children and their families have spent a morning baking honey cookies for Rosh Hashanah at Our Big Kitchen. Read more

BJE students trainedvby CSG instructors

August 10, 2013 by  
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BJE Yr 11 and 12 students who participated in the Emet Israel program have attended a martial arts session with CSG instructors specially trained in Krav Maga martial arts. Read more

BJE Rosh Hashanah Cookie Bake Off at OBK

August 6, 2013 by  
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BJE is very excited to announce a Rosh Hashanah Cookie Bake Off at Sydney’s Our Big Kitchen. Read more

Shalit meets Sydney school students

Gilad Shalit, the Israeli soldier who spent five years as a prisoner of Hamas,  has addressed over 1800 senior school students in Sydney. Read more