The Matan Institute for Education Directors - Cohort 10

Thank you for your interest in The Matan Institute, which will be held at the Matan office in New York City. Submitting this application demonstrates your commitment to addressing the needs of diverse learners in your school and synagogue community - a commitment that is to be commended.

Applications are due March 31, 2020. Upon acceptance into The Matan Institute, you will be asked to complete a commitment form in order to officially register for the upcoming cohort. The cost to participate in The Matan Institute is as follows: $2,100 for one Director; $1,600 for a second Director (i.e. the Education Director AND the Youth Director participating in the same cohort from the same synagogue/organization). Please email Meredith Polsky at with any questions.

By submitting this application, you agree to:
  • Attend 6 days of in-person training: June 8-9, 2020, November 9-10, 2020 and April 26-27, 2021.
  • Engage in 3 webinars with Matan professional staff and the other Education Directors/Youth Directors in this cohort.
  • Work with a Matan mentor for a total of 8 hours 1:1 remote meetings,  one 3-hour site visit and 4 hours of mentor group meetings with 2-3 other members of the cohort.
  • Complete an Inclusion Impact Project to be presented during the last days of The Matan Institute.
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