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Judith Shapero

Judith Shapero, Educational Consultant at the Legacy Heritage Instructional Leadership Institute, has directed numerous initiatives in the field of innovative Jewish education and leadership. She is a senior educational leader, having been Principal, Vice Principal, Curriculum Developer, teacher, and Department Head at Jewish day schools in the Toronto area, and has been a Course Director at York University. As Vice-Principal at TanenbaumCHAT, she spearheaded curriculum enhancement projects as well as the Science & Religion and TanenbaumCHAT University initiatives. She has also worked in the community as a teacher at the Melton School of Adult Jewish Learning, as a Conference Director, and as the developer and teacher of an award-winning Family Education program. She is experienced in academic research, pursuing a Ph.D. at JTS, and having worked in research at the Koschitzky Centre for Jewish Studies at York University. Judith has won numerous awards and recognitions for her contributions to the fields of Jewish studies and innovative education. These include the Gold Solomon Schechter Award for Jewish Family Education from USCJ, JTS’s Revson Fellowship for Doctoral Studies, the Gordis Prize in Bible, and York University’s Division of Humanities Excellence in Teaching Award.