Jewish Storytelling Coalition

Friday, June 26, 2020

Jewish Storytelling at newCAJE 2020 !

Jewish Storytelling at newCAJE 2020 ! 
Schedule now available!

NewCAJE, the annual Jewish Educators’ conference, invites you to the annual conference, including the first ever ReJEWvenating Storytelling Initiative, on ZOOM. Created and funded by Storyteller, Author and Educator Cherie Karo Schwartz, this is a series of events within the NewCAJE conference. There is a Storytelling Initiative Two-Year Certification Training program for teachers working with grades 2-5, beginning with a full week Intensive, Storytelling classes offered throughout the full month of the ZOOM conference, and three Story Sunday performance days: JULY 12, 19 and 26. Performers are some of the finest Jewish Storytellers in the country. 

This Storytelling Initiative is in honor of world-renowned Storyteller and author Peninnah Schram, and in memory of Storytellers Rabbi Janie Grackin and Maggidah Phylis Binik-Thomas. 

Storytelling Initiative Faculty are: Cherie Karo Schwartz, Peninnah Schram, Batya Podos, Cindy Rivka Marshall, Dan Gordon, Renee Brachfeld and Jennifer Zunikoff. They are joined by many other Storytellers for the Storytelling Sundays.

The full conference (including 400 classes on every aspect of Jewish education and entertainment and many sessions on Storytelling), which runs from JULY 6-August 2, is $250.

SPECIAL: There is a special option for signing up just for the 
Three Story Sundays, for only $54 total. see schedule below with links!
TO VIEW entire conference schedule and learn more: 

We really hope that many of you can come experience Jewish Storytelling in
 Story Sundays, or for the entire conference. With shalom and stories,
~Cherie Karo Schwartz

Any questions? Please contact me at or 303.367.8099