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Limmud Atlanta + SE is a unique Jewish community: a place where the agenda is set by volunteers for volunteers – by you. LimmudFest is a place where you are encouraged to be creative, take risks: try new things. Everyone teaches and everyone learns. Everyone is responsible for the experience this weekend. You make it happen. That’s why there are no participants or volunteers at LimmudFest: instead, everyone is a volunticipant

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Sunday, September 1 • 3:15pm - 4:30pm
How Shmita Could Change The World II - Practical Skills For Shaping A Shmita Conscious Society

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How exactly would a society ever actually practice shmita? Wouldn't everyone go hungry and complete upheaval and pandemonium take place?

Following up on the first Shmita course, these courses will explore the implications for how life would be different in the other six years - What skills would we need? What structures would have to change? Which values would guide our thinking?

This session was made possible by a grant from The Covenant Foundation.

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Nili Simhai

TEVA Learning Alliance
Nili Simhai has served for over a decade as Director of the Teva Learning Center, now the Teva Learning Alliance. A recent winner of the Covenant Award for excellence in Jewish education, Nili is considered an authority and leader of the Jewish environmental education movement. She has trained and counseled hundreds of educators in the pedagogy of Jewish environmental education and has put environmental... Read More →

Sunday September 1, 2013 3:15pm - 4:30pm
Lakeside Dining

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