Eshkolot – The Matan Educators Institute for Tanach and Jewish Studies


Source: Matan


Are you a woman seeking a career as a teacher of Tanach and Jewish studies? Are you a Tanach teacher eager to inspire passion for Jewish learning in the next generation? Are you yearning to spend a year in Jerusalem? Immerse yourself in Matan’s Bet Midrash, and become a Tanach scholar. Earn an MA in Jewish Education at Hebrew University in only 13 months! Program begins August 29, 2016 – 25 Av 5776.


Courses will include:

  • All books of Tanakh
  • Parshanut
  • Torah She'beal Peh
  • Jewish Philosophy
  • Tanakh Tiyulim

Seminars on:

  • Zionism
  • Prayer
  • Sexuality
  • Educational Technology
  • Professional Development

Taught by a Faculty of outstanding scholars including:

Dr. Bryna Levy, Rabbanit Shani Taragin, Dr. Yael Ziegler, Rabbi Menahem Leibtag, Rav Dr. Mordechai Sabato, Mrs. Yael Leibowitz, and more!

The Eshkolot Program is for women only.

Limited number of scholarships and fellowships are available for outstanding students.

See the Eshkolot webpage for more information and registration.

Updated: Dec. 30, 2015