|Israel Teaching Fellows|
Ma'ase Olam- Israel Teaching Fellows is an exciting program designed for outstanding college graduates from English-speaking countries, who will take an active part in closing the achievement gap in Israel’s education system through volunteering as English teachers’ aides in schools in Israel. If you are interested in working to ensure that Israeli youth have the educational opportunities they so deserve, we are the program for you!
Ma'ase Olam–Israel Teaching Fellows is a joint 10-month service-learning program for English-speaking and Israeli young adults, where some of the activities as well as service projects will be done together with a parallel group of Israelis in order to maximize your Israel experience and exposure to Israel.
Ma'ase Olam – Israel Teaching Fellows includes the challenge of teaching English as per the guidelines of the Ministry of Education, while undertaking an additional community project for the benefit of the local community.
Ma'ase Olam-Israel Teaching Fellows takes place in Rehovot (12 miles south of Tel Aviv), one of the central hubs of scientific and academic research in Israel . Rehovot is home to the famous Weizmann Institute and Faculty of Agriculture of Hebrew University. With a population of 114,000, Rehovot offers a diverse mixture of students and faculty, Russian Jews, Yemenite Jews, Ethiopian Jews, and more.
"I feel like I’m really growing in my time here. As a group, we’ve discussed what it’s like to be in our schools and there is a general excitement about being able to help the future of the country grow." – Ma'ase Olam Participant
Ma'ase Olam – Israel Teaching Fellows is a challenging and unique program, designed for those who want to play an active role in shaping Israel's future while undergoing personal exploration and development.
By being part of Ma'ase Olam - Israel Teaching Fellows, you become part of a much larger organization called Ma'ase. You will become a member of the Ma'ase community of 700 volunteers from all over Israel and the world. Together we are taking an active and central role in shaping Israel's future.