Durham/Chapel Hill Award for Excellence in Jewish Education


Each year, the Jewish Federation of Durham Chapel Hill honors an outstanding Jewish educator in the Durham/Chapel Hill area.  Educators can serve in the public or private sector and teach at any level, early childhood through post-secondary.   Award recipients demonstrate strong pedagogical skills while embracing the teaching of Jewish values, content, and Hebrew.

To nominate an excellent Jewish educator complete form by Friday, March 6, 2020.  For any other information contact Jill Madsen at jmadsen@shalomdch.org.


Past Winners:

2019 – Hinda Lind

2018 – Lorri Gudeman

2017 – Nathan Somers

2016 – Heidi Aycock