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Posted October 31, 2013
by Johannah Truppin, volunteering on Kibbutz Kishoret through ITrack   With the arrival of my now 10-day-old niece, I have been thinking a lot about names and their meanings recently.   According to trusty Google Translate - a life saver for me here in Israel - the direct translation of “Kishorit” from Hebrew to English is “Spindle”.  And a quick Google search (believe it or not, this blog is...
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Posted October 02, 2013
By Taylor Jade King, a Masa Israel Teaching Fellow in Netanya   I officially started teaching today. As my teaching partner, Brian was out of the country in order to attend a wedding in the States, I was by myself. I was worried that my students would have forgotten about me—seeing as I only visited them twice last month—but I had no reason to be worried as my students remembered me. I had such an amazing day.  ...
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