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Jewish Education Council of Greater Seattle records, 1969-1990

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Jewish Education Council of Greater Seattle
Title
Jewish Education Council of Greater Seattle records
Dates
1969-1990 (inclusive)
Quantity
14.59 cu. ft. (16 boxes, 2 audio tapes)
Collection Number
3255 (Accession No. 3255-006)
Summary
Records of the Council
Repository
University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections.
Special Collections
University of Washington Libraries
Box 352900
Seattle, WA
98195-2900
Telephone: 206-543-1929
Fax: 206-543-1931
speccoll@uw.edu
Access Restrictions

Open to all users.

Languages
English


Historical NoteReturn to Top

Seattle Jewish organization began as the Department of Jewish Education of the Jewish Federation of Greater Seattle (ca. 1970-1974). From 1974 to 1980 it was the Jewish Education Committee of the Jewish Federation of Greater Seattle. On January 1, 1981, it became independent as the Jewish Education Council.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Correspondence, minutes, financial records, ephemera, calendars, brochures, catalogues, publicity, lists committee records, subject series, scholarship and fund raising files 1969-90, of an organization which operated the community High School of Jewish Studies, Teachers' Institute of Jewish Studies, Jewish Awareness Institute, and coordinated other educaitonal functions in the Seattle Jewish Community.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

Literary rights of representatives of the records-creating organization transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

 

Part I: Jewish Federation Of Greater Seattle. Jewish Education Department (1970-74)Return to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box
1
General Correspondence
1973-74
1
Minutes
1970-74
1
Financial Records
1970-74
Conferences And Conventions
Box
1
Seattle Jewish Education Conference (Dr. Samuel H. Dinsky)
1970

High School Of Jewish StudiesReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box
1
Financial Records
1971-73
1
Report: Director Progress Report
1973
1
Registration Lists And Forms
1973-74
1
Scrapbook
1973
Subject Series
Box
1
High School Students
1973
1
Attendence Information - Records
1971-72
1
Selection of Director (sub-committee)
1971

Jewish Awareness InstituteReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box
1
Subject Series - Women's Awareness Correspondence
1973-74

Study Committee On Community-wide Secondary Jewish Education, 1970Return to Top

Container(s): Box 1

Teachers' Institute Of Jewish StudiesReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box
1
General Correspondence
1971-73
1
Scrapbook
1973-74
Subject Series
Box
1
Registration Forms and Class Schedule
1973-74
1
Teacher Workshop
1972

Part II: Jewish Federation Of Greater Seattle. Jewish Education Committee (1974-81)Return to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box
1
Historical Features
1
Organizational Features
1
Constitution And By-laws
1974-78,undated
1
General Correspondence
1976-80
M1inutes
1974-81
Box
2
Financial Records
1974-81
2
Membership And Committee Lists
Subject Series
Box
2
American Association for Jewish Education
1979-81,undated
2
American Jewish Committee
1980
2
Applications for Educational Personnel
2
By-laws and Constitutions of other Jewish Organizations
1972,'79-80
2
Camping
1979-81
2
Cults
1979-80
2
Day Schools
1980
2
Educational Project: Howard Weiss - "3500 Years Young"
1980
2
Enrollment Campaign
1979-81
2
Full-time Religious School Educator (Sub-committee)
1980
2
Hebrew Program Surveys
2
Holocaust (photographic exhibit)
1977-78
2
"Holocaust" (TV program)
2
Institute of Jewish Studies
1973-74
2
Israel Program (education abroad)
1979-80
2
Intermarriage
2
Jewish Woman
2
Joint Programs
1979-80
2
Joint Venture, Jewish Family and Child Service and Seattle Hebrew Academy
1976-77
2
Joint Venture, Seattle Hebrew Academy
1976-77
2
Location
1977-81
2
Marcus, Audrey Friedman (lesson plans)
undated
2
Masada (TV program)
1980(?)
2
Masters
1979
2
Media and Resource Center
1979-81,undated
2
Media and Resource Center Catalogue
undated
2
National Council for Jewish Education
undated
2
Questionnaire on Jewish Education
undated
2
Rabbinate
1976
2
Religious School Faculty Lists
1978-79
2
Scholarship, NCJW
2
Seattle Enrollment Data
1980-81
2
Sisterhood
1972-79
2
Special Projects
1980-81
2
Staff Intern: Charlene Irwin
1980
2
Standardized Testing
1974
2
Sukkot
undated
2
Survival Campaign
1975
2
Teacher Personnel Application Forms
2
Torah Nite
1980-81
Speeches And Writings
Box
2
Papers on Jewish Education
1979-80
2
Miscellaneous
Box
2
Reports
1975-80
2
Agreements
1980
2
Book Lists
2
Newsletters
1975-80
2
Press Releases
undated
2
Calendars
1975-80
2
Catalogs
1973-80
2
Ephemera
2
Publicity
1975-81
2
Clippings

Adult Education Study Commission, 1979-81Return to Top

Container(s): Box 3

B'nai B'rith Of Greater Seattle. Scholars In Residence Program, 1976-81Return to Top

Container(s): Box 3

Board Of Review, 1977-81Return to Top

Container(s): Box 3

Greater Seattle Area Principals' Association, 1975-81Return to Top

Container(s): Box 3

High School Of Jewish StudiesReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box
3
General Correspondence
1973-81
3
Mailings
1974-81
3
Mailings Of Pomerantz, Kay
1974
3
Brochures
1973-81
3
Catalogues
1976-77
3
Mailing List
1980-81
3
Memos To Faculty
1980-81
3
Subject Series
Box
3
Curriculum Data and Curriculum Summaries
1974-81
3
Faculty
1973-81
3
Graduation
1979-81
3
Junior Seminar
1980-81
3
Karate Program
1974
3
Ninth Grade Students
1979-80
3
Special Programs
1980-81
3
Student Council
1979-80
3
Weekend Retreats
1979-80
3
Publicity
1977-80
3-4
Miscellany
3-4
Ephemera

Israel Tour And Study Subcommittee, 1974-78Return to Top

Container(s): Box 3-4

Jewish Awareness Institute, 1973-81Return to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box
4
General Correspondence
1974-80
4
Meeting Notices
1977-81
Subject Series
Box
4
Academy Without Walls
1979-80
4
All-Day Conference
1980-81
4
Curriculum Summaries
1975-78
4
Hebrew Midrasha
1980-81
4
Holiday Workshop
1980-81
4
Holocaust Seminar
1977-78
4
Jews, Cults, and Community
1979-80
4
Lecture Series
1979-80
4
Organizational Contributions
1980-81
4
Pomerantz, Kay
4
Russian Resettlement Programs
1980-81
4
Student Data
1976-77
4
Women's Awareness
circa 1975
4
Yiddish Programs
1979-81
Box
4
Catalogs
1974-76
4
Publicity
1979-80
4
Miscellany

Jewish Civics Program, 1975-80Return to Top

Container(s): Box 4

Jewish Federation Of Greater Seattle, 1970-80Return to Top

Container(s): Box 4

Jewish Resource Library Subcommittee Nominating Committee, 1980-81Return to Top

Container(s): Box 4

Organization And Structure Subcommittee, 1975-77Return to Top

Container(s): Box 4

Planning Subcommittee, 1977-81Return to Top

Container(s): Box 4

Russian Education Program (russian Resettlement Education Program), 1978-80,undatedReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 4

Seattle Jewish Museum Committee, 1979(?)-81Return to Top

Container(s): Box 4-5

Seattle/tacoma Jewish Youth Council, circa 1980Return to Top

Container(s): Box 4-5

Teachers' Institute Of Jewish Studies, 1974-81Return to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box
5
General Correspondence
1975-80
Seminars
Box
5
Mini Seminars
1980-81
5
Pacific Northwest Religious Education Seminar
1978-81
5
Congregational Payments
1977-81
Box
5
Mailings
1980-81
5
Brochures
1979-81
5
Mailing List
1980-81
Subject Series
Box
5
All City Fifth Grade Day
1975-82
5
Curriculum Summaries
1973-75
5
Extended Study Program
1978
5
Graduates (1972 to present)
1980-81
5
Graduation
1975-81
5
Joint Venture: Temple de Hirsch Sinai
1976-77
5
Masters (of brochures, etc.)
1980-81
5
Outreach Programs
1975-81
5
Pomerantz, Kay
circa 1975
5
Student Data
1975-76
5
Teacher Certification Applicants
1980-81
5
Teacher Certification Applications
5
Teacher Workshops
1975-76
Box
5
Publicity
1980-81
5
Miscellany
5
Board Of Review
1975-76

Part III: Jewish Education Council (1981-93)Return to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box
5
Historical Features
1980-81
5
Organizational Features
1981-86,undated
5
By-laws
1981-90
5-6
General Correspondence
1981-90
6
General Correspondence - Council
1981-90
6
Minutes
1983-90
6
Annual Meeting (minutes) (includes Audiocassette Recordings Of Meeting On June 9, 1983, And June 4, 1986)
1982-90
7
Financial Records
1981-90
14
Financial Records Restricted
1981-90
7
Mailing Lists
1981-85
7
Membership And Committee Lists
1981-90
7
Personnel Files
1983-90
14
Personnel Files Restricted
1989-90
Subject Series
Box
7
Adult Education Programs (community)
1989-90
7
All-City Teachers Recognition Day
1982-83
7
American Association for Jewish Education
undated
7
American Zionist Youth Foundation
1985-86
7
American Zionist Youth Foundation Representative (Bethany Becker)
1984-85
7
Annual Report Filed with Secretary of State (WA)
1984-85
7
Art Exhibit (Engel at Jewish Community Center)
1984
7
Bar/Bat Mitzvah Workshop
1984-85
7
Board Retreat
1984-86
7
Bulk Mail
1983-90
7
Cable Television Project
1983-84
7
Camping Information
1984-90
7
Camping Study Commission
1984-85
7
Capital Equipment
1983-90
7
Census (schools)
1989-90
7
Chazan, Barry
1985-86
7
"Coat of Many Colors" (WSJHS)
1985-86
7
Cohen, Gabe (personal)
1989
7
Consultation Service
1983-84
14
Contributions RESTRICTED
1981-86
7
Council of Professional Advisors
1981-83
7
"Crusade of Militant Islam" (Lecture)
1985-86
Jewish Day School
Box
7
Presidents and Principals
1989-90
7
General
1982,undated
7
Services
1985-86
Box
7
Discipline
7
"Diary of Anne Frank" (PONCHO Theater)
1981-82
7
Educators Resource Center
7
General
1989-90
7
Holocaust Collection
1989-90
7
Engel Gallery Art
1984-86
7-8
Enrollment Campaign
1981-90
8
Exhibition: "Traces in the Landscape" (Monika Krajewska)
1985
8
Fellowship in Jewish Education Leadership
1982
8
Folklore Contest
1985
8
Frankel, Joseph (cantor)
8
Fund-Raising
1981-90
14
Fund-Raising (including auctions) RESTRICTED
1985-86
8
Future Programmatic Ideas
1983
8
Gambling Commission (Raffle Permit)
1984-86
14
Grants and Endowments RESTRICTED
1980-90
8
Hadassah Courses
1985-86
8
Hebrew Classes
1983-86
8
Heritage: "Civilization and the Jewish Seattle Response"
1985
8
"Heritage and Jewish Civilization"
1985-86
8
Hillaire School Site
Holocaust
Box
8
Course (ADL)
1983-84
8
Media (NCCJ)
1983-84
8
Memorial Dedication
1981-82
8
Outreach
1989-90
8
Resource Center
1989-90
Box
8
Israel: Bulletins, etc.
1981-90
8
Israel Independence
1982-85
8
Israel Programs
1981-90
8
Jewish Education Services of North America
1989-90
8
Jewish Family Education (includes audiocassette)
1990
8
Jewish Television Co-op Project
1983
8
Job Bank Referral Sevice
1983-90
8
Joint Programs (general)
1983-86
8
Lease with Federation
1989-90
8
Lectures, Special Programs, etc.
1983-85
8
Legal Committee
1982-84
8
Lunch N Learn
1982-85
8-9
Mailing Lists
1983-90
9
March of the Living
1989-90
9
Master Storyteller Workshop
9
Masters
1989-90
9
Media Catalogue
1983,undated
Media Library and Resource Center (general)
1983-90,undated
Box
9
General
1982-90,undated
9
Holocaust
1985-86
Box
9
Membership Campaign
1984-90
9
Membership/Public Relations Committee
1984-85
9
Milwaukee Association of Jewish Education
9
Mini Seminar
1983-84
9
Mizel Museum of Judaica
9
National Council for Jewish Education
1977-78
9
North American Association of Jewish Education Services
1981
9
Orientation Session
1982-83
9
Outreach Program
1983-84
9
Programs in Israel
9
Promise and Fulfillment Series (cancelled)
1989-90
9
Public Relations Committee
1983-84
9
"Satellite Teleconference"
1990
9
Scholarship Data (community)
1989-90
9
Scholarship - Teacher Training (general)
1985-86
9
Scholarships
1983-85
14
Scholarships RESTRICTED
1982-90
9
School Visitation
1989-90
9
Seattle Cantors in Concert
1981-85
9
Seattle Cantors in Concert: Audiocassette recording of concert on February 1, 1981 (Tapes #568 A & B) (Isaac Asoze, Itzhak Bahar, Samuel Benaroya, Joseph Frankel, Chaim Gottleib, Errol Helfman, Melvyn Poll)
9
Seattle Public Library Series
1985-86
9
Seattle Public Schools: Evaluation of Staff Development (Joseph Frankel)
1985
9
Secular School Liason
1984-85
9
Session: Religious Schools
1982-83
9
Shaliach
1982-83
9
Singles for Jewish Education
1985-86
9
Speakers Bureau
1984-86
9
Special Education
1989-90
9
Staff
1984-90
9
Stroum JCC - Joint Programs
1984-86
9
Study Commissions
1984-85
9
Supplementary School Board Chairs
1989-90
9
Survey: Teacher Interest
1985-86
9
Teacher Benefits Task Force
1989-90
9
Teacher Roundup Projects
1989-90
9
Teenage Programming
1985-86
9
Testing: Hebrew Proficiency
9
Torah Night
1981-86
9
Wall of Rememberance
1990
9
World Zionist Organization
1983-86
9
Workshops - Seminars
1989-90
9
Yiddish
1984-86
9
"Yom Hamoreh"
1983-84
9
Zvi Bekerman Workshop
1985
Speeches And Writings
Box
9
Papers on Jewish Education
1984-86
9
Venture Capital
1989-90
Conferences And Conventions
Box
9
"Coming of Age"
1985
9
Conference Data
1981-82
9
Out of Area
1982-90
9
Leadership Conference
1989-90
Box
9
Reports
9
Press Releases
1981-83
9
Newsletters
1981-90
9
Calendars
9
Catalogues
9
Brochures
1981-85
10
Publicity
1982-90
10
Clippings
10
Ephemera
10
Miscellany
undated,1985-86

Adult Education CommitteeReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box
10
General Correspondence
1983
10
Minutes, Agendas, Announcments, Etc.
1981-90
10
Reports
1983
10
Lists
1982-83
10
Education Catalogues
1981-86
Subject Series
Box
10
Educational Guide
1981-82
10
"Pillars of Fire Series"
1989-90
Box
10
Miscellany
1981-90

Advisory Council, 1981-86Return to Top

Container(s): Box 10

B'nai B'rith Of Greater Seattle. Scholar In Residence ProgramReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box
10
Historical Feature
circa 1980
10
General Correspondence
1984-90
10
Financial Records
1982-86
10
Minutes, Agendas, And Request Forms
1983-90
10
Speeches And Writings: Daniel Elazar
1985-86
10
Evaluations
1989-90
10
Scheduling
1984-90
Subject Series
Box
10
All City Student Special Event
1989-90
10
Curriculum Vitae and Lecture Suggestions
1989-90
10
Introductions
1989-90
10
Joint Venture: Real to Reel Cooperative Project
1983-84
10
Northwest Institute of Judaism Weekend
1989-90
Box
10
Programs, Announcements, Etc.
1981-90
10
Publicity
1984-90
10
Master Itineraries And Publicity
1984-90
10
Miscellany

Executive Committee, 1985-90Return to Top

Container(s): Box 10

Greater Seattle Area Principals' Association, 1982-86Return to Top

Container(s): Box 11

High School Of Jewish StudiesReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box
11
General Correspondence
1984-93
11
Mailing Lists
1986-91
Report:
Box
11
High School Task Force
1984
11
Reports for JEC Executive Committee Meeting
1984
Box
11
Grades
1984-93
11
Brochures, Announcements, Etc.
1981-89
11
Student Rosters
1989-93,undated
Subject Series
Box
11
Atlas Awards Essay Contest (some in RESTRICTED, box 14)
1984-92
11
HSJS Awards
1993
11
Professor Benin's Special Course
1985-86
11
Budget Information
1986-91
11
Bureau Network
11
Community Service
1993
11
Curriculum
1983-84
11
Faculty
1984-85
11
Graduation (mainly programs)
1981-92
11
Graduates to Date
1973-82(?)
11
Heritage: Civilization and the Jewish Response
1984-85
11
Inactive Students and Russian
11
Marketing and Recruiting, HSJS
1989-90
11
Open House
1993
12
Recruitment
1982-93
12
Russian Students
12
Seminars for Juniors and Seniors
circa 1981
12
Songleading Institute
12
Transcripts
1991-93
Box
12
Hsjs Newsletters
undated
12
Course Evalution Forms
12
Faculty Evaluation Forms
12
News Releases
1984-85
12
Clippings
12
Miscellany
12
High School Of Jewish Studies Committee
1981-84
12
High School Of Jewish Studies. Advisory Council
1984
12
High School Of Jewish Studies. Parent Advisory Committee (includes Some Minutes)
circa 1991

Jewish Awareness Institute, 1981-82Return to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box
12
General Correspondence
1980-82
12
Minutes
1981-82
12
Meeting Notices
1981-82
12
Brochures And Announcements
1981,undated
Subject Series
Box
12
Hebrew Midrasha
1981-82
12
Politics and the Mid-East
1981-82
12
Organizational Contributions
1981-82
Box
12
Publicity
1981-82
12
Miscellany

Jewish Civics Program, 1981-82Return to Top

Container(s): Box 12

Jewish Education Directors' AssociationReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box
12
Minutes And Notices
1989-90
12
Roster
1989-90
12
Miscellany
1989-90

Jewish Federation Of Greater SeattleReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box
12
General Correspondence
1980-87
Minutes
1982
Box
12
JEWISH FEDERATION OF GREATER SEATTLE. JEWISH EDUCATION COMMISSION
1990
12
JEWISH FEDERATION OF GREATER SEATTLE. PLANNING COMMITTEE
1984-86

Jewish Resource Library Sub-committee, 1983-90Return to Top

Container(s): Box 12

Jewish Singles Project Restricted, 1979-86Return to Top

Container(s): Box 14

Nominating Committee, 1982-90Return to Top

Container(s): Box 12

Russian Education Programs Committee (russian Resettlement), 1981-90Return to Top

Container(s): Box 12

Scholarship Committee, 1984-90Return to Top

Container(s): Box 12

Seattle/tacoma Jewish Youth Council, 1980-81Return to Top

Container(s): Box 12

Teachers' Institute Of Jewish StudiesReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box
12
General Correspondence
1982-86
Conferences And Conventions
Box
12
Coalition for the Advancement of Jewish Education 14th Annual Confernce, Seattle, August 14-17.
1989
12
Conference on Alternatives in Jewish Education
1983-86
12
Pacific Northwest Regional Leadership Conference
1989-90
Seminars
Box
13
Child Abuse Mini-Seminars
1984-85
13
Pacific Northwest Religious Education Seminar
1981-84
Box
13
Congregational Payments
1981-90
13
Mailings
1985-86
13
Mailing Lists
1982-86
Subject Series
Box
13
Certification of Teachers
1982-86
13
Consultation Service
1982-86
13
Future Programming
1984-85
13
Graduates - 1972 to 1985
1985
13
Graduation
1982-85
13
Job Bank Referral Service
1984-85
13
Masters of Standard Forms
13
Mini CAJE Presentations
1993
13
Young Peoples' Jewish Arts Festival
1983-84
Box
13
Publicity
1985-86
13
Miscellany

Teachers' Institute Of Jewish Studies/principal's AssociationReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Seminars
Box
13
Mini Seminars
1982-86
13,15
Pacific Northwest Religious Education Seminar
1982-86
Subject Series
Box
15
Faculty Survey
1985-86
15
Jewish Associates of Northwest Day Schools
1985-86
15
Jewish Repertory Theater
1984-85
15
Kol B'Seder Concert
1985-86
15
Pre-School Directors Association
1985-86
15
School Closure - Salary Policy Recommendation
1985-86
15
Teacher Training Program
1985-86
Box
15
Miscellany
1982-83,undated

Ways And Means Committee, 1982-84Return to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box
15
Audiocassette - Hilda Asia Speaking At Jec Meeting On The Role And Responsibility Of The Jec (august 6).
1981
Posters Oversize
Box
16
"Teaching Israel"
VF:oversize
VF 29
"Survival Through Education"
VF 29
"Celebration of Jewish Education"
Box
14
Restricted Material (as Described Above)