The Torah of Bubbiehood

We all know that bubbies are brilliant, but this bubbie has universal wisdom that could change your approach to everyday life. Do you really need more of a clickbait? Whether or not you are a bubbie, have a bubbie, met a bubbie or adopted a bubbie, Jane’s reflections can impact your perspective if you let them.

Dr. Jane Shapiro is a founder of Orot: Center for New Jewish Learning where she teaches a variety of classes and workshops blending text study with other intentional practices. As Associate Director of the Florence Melton School, she helped many communities build capacity to start local schools and ran professional development seminars for Melton faculty. Jane is a graduate of Princeton University and studied Jewish History at Columbia University. In 2016 she received her doctorate from the Jewish Theological Seminary researching the experiences of long-term adult learners. She is a graduate of the Mandel Teachers Institute and Vision Projects. Jane is an award-winning educator and was a 2017 recipient of the prestigious Covenant Award. She is passionate about all aspects of Jewish teaching and learning.

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