Online Resources

Jewish Learning and Mindfulness Resources

These are just a few of the many opportunities for learning online. There are podcasts, videos, live streaming, real-time classes, archived written material, and more. If you’d like some suggestions navigating the array of available options, please be in touch with Rabbi Debra Rappaport.

LOCAL SYNAGOGUES – offer a wide range of topics from intro to Judaism and learn to read Hebrew to Talmud and Jewish thought. Check them out on their websites. You don’t need to be a member to participate.

HADAR – offers a rich array of text learning and more, archived and in real-time. Check out their virtual Beit Midrash for learning starting at 15 minutes.

PROJECT ZUG – grab a study partner and sign up for one of over 30 classes to study in your own time.  Courses from Dylan to theater to Psalms and more.  Don’t have a study partner, they will help you find one.

JEWISH THEOLOGICAL SEMINARY –  online lecture series on a wide range of topics.

INSTITUTE FOR JEWISH SPIRITUALITY  – offers a variety of online and self-paced learning, including daily 30-minute meditation, weekly yoga, weekly Torah study, and month-long prayer modules.

HEBREW COLLEGE COMMUNITY LEARNING – a wide range of courses.

T’RUAH – Resources on Judaism and issues of social justice

RISING TIDE – Online training about Mikveh (pools for ritual immersion).

RECONSTRUCTING JUDAISM – tools for uncertain times.  Check out their virtual Shabbat Box.

SVARA – Online classes, daily Mishnah, resources for your own learning, and more

ALEPH – spiritual tools for our times

SHOLOM HARTMAN INSTITUTE – Archived text and video resources on topics of current interest

MELTON ONLINE LEARNING – Lots of classes for folks of all backgrounds.

JEWISH LIVE – a wide area of video programs on current and cutting-edge topics.

OROT CENTER – Jewish learning and mindfulness

MY JEWISH LEARNING – A great place to start an online exploration with clear, concise articles