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Resources for families from the ECE Network of Teachers

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A compendium of curated resources for Jewish educators

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Change Their World. Change Yours.

March of the Living Teens exiting Auschwitz

The BJE March teaches powerful lessons of Jewish history and personal Jewish identity with a profound impact on participants. On Holocaust Remembrance Day, the Los Angeles delegation, along with...

BJE Day of Service Learning at Shamesh Farm

THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT

Join BJE's co-chairs Amy Leibowitz and Madeline Miller, on Sunday, October 22nd from 10:00 am to 12:30 pm for [email protected] Community Service...

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Support BJE

For 83 years, BJE has been the only organization wholly dedicated to Jewish education in Los Angeles, across the religious spectrum and in all aspects. More than half of the money we raise to provide educational opportunities to young people in our community comes from individuals like you. BJE's Annual Campaign runs from July 1, 2019 through June 30, 2020. We’re grateful for your support and can’t do it without you.

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BJE E-News
May 18, 2020

Each time I venture out amidst the pandemic that has, already, taken so many lives, I think about what changes in behavior (beyond behaviors directly related to containment of the virus) might be appropriate in response to the events of recent...

BJE E-News
May 3, 2020

In response to the Covid-19 crisis, BJE quickly adapted its support services to help our schools, families, educators and students as they adapt to new models of remote working and learning. BJE’s March of the Living hosted a virtual...

Mortar boards thrown in air
BJE E-News
April 28, 2020

For students across the world, this pandemic has created a seismic shift in their current education. It is becoming increasingly possible that for many, the remainder of the school year will be conducted virtually, with no return to campus....

BJE E-News
April 7, 2020

Travel Virtually

Using live streaming video, time-lapse cameras and 360° views from EarthCam’s network of thousands of cameras, EarthCam.com allows users to visit cities and tourist destinations...

Kids playing at home during the Coronavirus pandemic
BJE E-News
March 24, 2020

We are all working hard to keep our spirits high and make the most of what is undoubtedly a tough situation. As part of our family’s weekday schedule, every day at 4 PM when schoolwork is finished, we have a surprise activity. While I’ve bought...

Our Accomplishments

BJE’s impact is felt throughout greater Los Angeles. These are just a few
ways we’re making a difference this year.

Number of Schools

Number of Schools

152

Across the Jewish spectrum, Jewish schools in Los Angeles receive a wide range of services and support from BJE.

Engaged Students

Engaged Students

26423

From birth through young adulthood, young Jewish people in Los Angeles are engaged in Jewish life through BJE programs and accredited or affiliated schools.

Grant & Resource Dollars

Grant & Resource Dollars

2600000

BJE leverages the strength of our vibrant community to generate public and private funding that benefits Jewish educational programs and institutions throughout Greater Los Angeles in a wide range of ways.

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Looking for a K-12 school or Parent and Me program? Look no further! BJE's JKidLA website and Concierge Rachel Kaplan will help you navigate through the 170+ Jewish schools in the greater Los Angeles area.

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BJE is dedicated to helping BJE affiliated schools, camps and youth groups find the best person to fill an available position. Employers post your jobs and job seekers look to see what's available - all at no charge.

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