Susan Shachar

susan.shachar [at] aju.edu
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    Susan Shachar has worked in Jewish education for over 30 years in a variety of capacities. As a General Studies teacher, she taught 3rd through 6th grades. Then, she became the schoolwide coordinator of the program for gifted students, as well as focusing on curriculum development. She later transitioned to middle school where she co-created and taught a course about innovation in Israel and helped lead the school’s focus on Design Thinking. With her master’s degree in Special Education, she was better prepared to differentiate for individual students’ learning needs. She has a particular interest in developing creativity and the capacity for innovation within each of her students.