This award recognizes an individual who displays a sensitivity, understanding, and skill set pertaining to advancing the educational experience for children with special needs in a Jewish educational setting. The recipient will be awarded $1000.
Any educator with a minimum of three years’ teaching in a Cleveland Jewish school (secular or Judaic studies) is eligible. A nominee should ideally possess credentials pertaining to Special Education. This award is given once every two years.
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|2012||Park Synagogue||Renee Schonhiutt|
|2013||Hebrew Academy of Cleveland||Sori Fleisher|
|2017||Hebrew Academy of Cleveland||Gretchen Shapiro|
|2019||Fuchs Mizrachi School||Beth L. Coven|