Professional Development

Professional Development for Early Childhood Educators
Text Study Series

Using text to connect our educational practice of emergent learning with Torah 

In the Image of the Child,  November 6th
The Family Connection, December 10
Angels and Humans, January 14  
The Torah and the Teacher, February 4
All sessions 7-9 pm
Novice Teacher Series

Limited to one teacher per school. Must be in ECE for 1-5 years and looking to improve your practice.  We will be videotaping and reflecting upon our work. Attendance at all sessions is required.
Register with DJ, or 410.735.5021


Clay and Young Children Series

Presenter, Mary Cloonan, Baltimore Clayworks
Oct 24, 7-9 pm and Nov 7, 6-9pm
Cost $20 per person, payable at the door by check or cash.


Ulpan - Beginners and Intermediate Levels
Ten Sssions on Monday evenings beginning Oct 15
Beginners 6:30-8:00pm
Intermediate 8:00-9:30pm
Instructor, Orit Gnatt
Article Swap

A unique opportunity to share and learn the latest information on ECE best practices. Submit an article on ECE or related topic prior to each session.  Share the articles in a small group and leave each session with a flashdrive containing all of the articles.  An excellent opportunity to enrich your learning in a short period of time.
Jan 17, Feb 11 and April 25, 7-9pm

Healthy Beginnings

For teachers of children ages 0-36 months
Feb 7 and Feb 21, 8:30am - 3:00 pm


EC 90 Hours Course
Cost $500: Contact CJE 410.735.5000 to pay by credit card or mail check to CJE.
Tuesdays, Jan 8 through 6/25, 6:00-9:00pm


For teachers of children ages 3-4 years old
Cost $200: Contact CJE 410.735.5000 to pay by credit card or mail check to CJE.
Dates:  Oct 17, Nov 14, Dec 12, Jan 16, Feb 13, Mar 20, Apr 17, May 1 & May 22
8:30am - 3:00pm


Unless otherwise indicated, register here for these workshops.

CJE is an agency funded by THE ASSOCIATED: Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore.