Jerry Pinsker Will Present Program on Bullying and Anti-Semitism – Boulder Jewish News

Posted By on February 27, 2020

This Anti-Defamation League (ADL) program, Addressing Bullying and Anti-Semitism, will take place on Sunday, February 23, 2020 at 2:00 pm at Congregation Bonai Shalom, 1527 Cherryvale Road, Boulder, and is co-sponsored by Boulder Hadassah and Bonai Shalom.

After working as an educator in the public schools for 31 years, starting in New York City and retiring from the Aurora, Colorado public schools, Jerry is now a contracted facilitator/trainer for ADLs WORLD OF DIFFERENCE and Words to Action Initiatives. He is also a founding member and current chair of ADLs Boulder Steering Committee, is a co-chair on ADLs Education Committee and is a volunteer coach for the No Place for Hate schools in the Boulder Valley district. Part of his role as Chair of the ADL Boulder Steering committee is overseeing ADLs presence at the annual Boulder Jewish Festival and working with ADL to bring guest speakers to the Boulder community. Fighting for the civil rights for all people has been a passion of Jerrys since he was a student in the 1960s. This passion led him to become involved in the Colorado teachers association and the ADL.

Interactive activities during this presentation will examine how these programs work to reduce school bullying and provide students with the skills to confront anti-semitism. During an actual training, such as this presentation, activities are adapted to the audience. This is very much applicable to adult interactions. Light refreshments will be served. Suggested donation of $10.

RSVP to boulder@hadassah.org or leave a voicemail at 720-526-2004. Make check payable to Boulder Hadassah and mail to Boulder Hadassah PO Box 18502 Boulder CO 80308.

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