Name of implementing organization:Jewish Family Center Adain Lo
Date of initial project approval:November 2005
To develop educational materials for children with special needs, and to provide teachers with training in special education.
A text book of 86 Social Stories in Russian covering main topics of Jewish Traditions was created and published in 100 copies. It is supplemented with a CD, which contains 70 Jewish symbols. Parents and teachers use the book for teaching children with special needs and for introducing young children to Jewish Tradition as well. Materials are available on the website www.havura.net
30-hours of in-service training in special education for teachers was attended by 26 teachers.
Project completion was delayed because of unavoidable financial difficulties.