Lead Hebrew Teacher
Aviva was born in Sharon, Massachusetts and has been living in Brooklyn since 2003. She has a BA from Brooklyn College, where she studied creative writing, and an additional BFA from The Fashion Institute of Technology where she studied Fine Art and developed as an interdisciplinary artist. She has been teaching Jewish Studies and Hebrew in various Brooklyn Hebrew Schools since 2013, and she effortlessly infuses a love for dramatic and fine arts into her instruction of students of all ages. Aviva lives in Crown Heights where she continues to be a freelancing Jewish educator, performance artist, and painter. This Fall, Aviva will begin a program at JTS where she’ll receive a Masters degree in Jewish Education.
FJC Teens Teacher
Stephanie G. graduated from the Tisch School of Performing Arts where she also spent two years studying Intellectual History. She was raised in Jerusalem with a deep love of Jewish text, went to a Jewish Day School, spent a year studying in a Jerusalem seminary, and was a summer fellow at Yeshivat Hadar in NYC. In addition to teaching at the Flatbush Jewish Center, does individual BMitzvah, Judaism 101, and Hebrew tutoring. She also teaches at Romemu and LabShul. Learn more about her at www.shalomstephanie.com
Maya G -Pre K to 2nd Grade Hebrew School Assistant Teacher