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Monday, February 18 • 11:25am - 12:30pm
Foremothering Complexity, Grit, and Resilience in the Lives of Sarah, Rebecca, Leah, and Rachel

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The foremothers of the Torah offer an intriguing variety of personalities. Explore how Sarah’s laughter, Rebecca’s determination, Leah’s sadness and Rachel’s innocence emerge from the Genesis family dynamics. Consider connections between these ancient figures and the resilience and grit that parents, educators, and all of us try to inhabit for ourselves, and best model for the children in our lives.

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Abby Eisenberg

Abby Eisenberg is the founder and lead educator of ExploreJewish and Judaics Tutoring NYC. She works with NYC families, creating and teaching individualized text-based Judaics curricula to kids and parents. Abby also officiates at lifecycle events and teaches regularly at the 92Y... Read More →

Monday February 18, 2019 11:25am - 12:30pm EST
Room 4 (5th Floor)