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  • 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…

  • Remarks from 2023 Covenant Award Recipient, Rabbi Tamara Cohen

    Remarks from 2023 Covenant Award Recipient, Rabbi Tamara Cohen

    On November 8, 2023, Moving Traditions’ Chief Program Officer Rabbi Tamara Cohen was honored to receive the 2023 Covenant Award. At the celebration, she delivered these remarks. Hineni, here I a…

  • Israel at Your Kitchen Table: Resources

    Israel at Your Kitchen Table: Resources

    On November 2, Moving Traditions hosted a webinar, Israel at Your Kitchen Table: Strategies for Talking with Teens, about how parents and teens can keep talking even as we may find ourselves with very…

  • Israel at War, Caring for Ourselves and One Another

    Israel at War, Caring for Ourselves and One Another

    SPECIAL EDITION CURRICULUM To help our teens to process recent events in Israel, Moving Traditions has released a special edition curriculum for educators, which parents and others with teens in their…