Community Coalition for Jewish Education

Community Coalition for Jewish Education (CCJE) supports the Jewish education endeavors of local Jewish day schools, supplementary Jewish educational programs, and congregations. Additionally, CCJE provides curriculum resources, teacher trainings, conference stipends, special programming, consultation, and networking opportunities for local Jewish educators.

Initiatives of CCJE:

  • Frequent teacher-training sessions to address the needs of both new and experienced educators
  • Principals and early childhood directors support networks
  • Organization of Israel educational opportunities throughout the community for students, teens, and other local participants involving the Eshkol Region, our partnership area in Israel
  • An extensive resource room with books, tried-and-true programs, DVDs, games, and the use of die-cut and laminating machines, as well as online resources
  • Support to community agencies providing Jewish education of all types (i.e., adult, informal, supplementary, day school, indirect education)
  • Educational programming to bring supplementary school students of common ages together

 For more information about CCJE, contact:

Marci Galinkin

(518) 783-7800 ext. 239


A local teacher in the CCJE Room holding a Torah outline made from the di-cut machine
A room full of children and adults with a village in the middle built out of legos
One young man playing an accordian and one playing a guitar with a music stand in front of them