TALMA's 2021 Summer Fellowship application is open.
Expected dates are June 27-July 22, 2021
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President Rivlin Celebrates TALMA CEO's First Publication - A Tribute to Teachers
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TALMA is still accepting new applications for the summer AND yearlong fellowships.
Priority for summer will go to vaccinated teachers with dedicated spaces still available for educators from Baltimore & Charlotte OR those teachers also intending to join the Full-Year fellowship.
Regional Meetings and Placement Webinars for Accepted Summer Fellows will take place in late May.
The summer and yearlong applications will continue to remain open on an as needed basis until all placement needs are filled. See above.
Accepted summer fellows will depart for Israel on June 26th, returning July 23rd.
Full year candidates will depart for Israel during the second week of August to begin their onboarding.
Early application for Summer 2022 will open at a TBD date. If interested, please add yourself to our mailing list for updates.
The above photos celebrate the release of TALMA CEO Alon Futterman's first publication: מכל מלמדי (From All My Teachers). In a year in which teachers are going above and beyond to meet the needs of the pandemic, leading educators and figureheads from President Reuven Rivlin to former Minister of Education Yuli Tamir are calling attention to the book with the hashtag:
TALMA Releases a Teacher Toolkit
הציונים לא משנים השנה
(The Jerusalem Post)
"להורים אין מושג מה המורים עוברים"
"Stop beating teachers down and start treating them as partners." - Alon Futterman, CEO
YNet's Education Conference
250 מורי ומורות תלמ"א מרחבי העולם נרתמים אונליין ללמד את את ילדי הפריפיה המצויים בבידו
...In fact, she won Israel’s prestigious TALMA Teacher of the Year Award!
מציאות או חלום? לימודי אנגלית בתלמודי תורה ובחיידרים בירושלים
For past media on TALMA, check out our media archive here.
Priority consideration will be given to summer applications submitted during this time period that meet the key application criteria:
- professional teacher
- prior travel to Israel
- early to mid-career professional
Summer 2022 and full year 2022-23 applications will continue to be reviewed on a rolling basis. Informational sessions will be hosted at TBD dates and times.