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Classrooms Without Borders

Past Events

Educator Reunion- With Avi Ben Hur and Dr. Michael Naragon

Tuesday, March 11, 2014
5:00 - 6:30

Community Day School
Site of the Holocaust Pop Tab Memorial Sculpture
6424 Forward Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15217

FREE

About Avi Ben-Hur. Director of Education

An eclectic Israeli educator specializing in Land of Israel studies, the history of Jerusalem, the Arab- Israeli conflict and Holocaust studies, Avi's expertise is in integrating ideas and knowledge from various disciplines into a comprehensive and coherent narrative.

At Present, Avi is on the faculty of the University of Haifa Tourism School, is an examiner for the Israeli Ministry of Tourism and is the Director of Education of Classrooms Without Borders.

Avi has collaborated with Dr. Tsipy Gur on the guiding concepts that inform CWB's educational programming and has accompanied all travel seminars as the scholar in residence since the organization's inception in 2011. In addition to formulating the educational content for CWB programs, Avi also lectures and teaches for CWB in Pittsburgh— annually—in order to facilitate the incorporation of the ideas learned in the seminars into the classroom.