Rabbi Michael Olshin serves as the Educational Director of Yeshivat Torat Shraga in Jerusalem. He has over 25 years of teaching and administrative experience and has previously taught and directed programs at Yeshivat Reishit Yerushalayim, Shaalvim and Bet Midrash L’Torah, and served on the Educational staff of NCSY, NCSY Kollel and Camp Mesorah in the US. He also is an Educator/Guide for Jroots, a leading provider of educational journeys to places of Jewish Heritage. He has guided groups in Poland, Czech Republic, Germany, Italy, Austria and Ukraine. Michael is happily married to Shoshannah, (who is originally from London) and they live in Bet Shemesh with their seven children. Their children have served in elite commando units in the Israeli Army.
Field / Profession: Educator, Leadership & Motivation, Tour Guide
Educator at: Yeshiva, Midrasha
Speaking Topics: Torah, Eretz Yisrael, Inspirational, Mussar/Character Development, Jewish Education
Sample Topics - General:
Ikkarei Emunah, Chassidut, Educational Methodology, The Methodology of Great Torah Personalities, including Rav Kook, Rav Soloveichik, the Lubavitcher Rebbe, Prof. Nechama Leibowitz, Rebbe Nachman, Rav Tzadok Hakohen, the Kotzker etc., Learning vs Action, Pursuit of Happiness, Holocaust, Resistance during the Holocaust.
Sample Topics - Israel Related:
Religious Zionism, From Churban to Tekuma, Yearning for the Geulah, Uniting the Chareidi and Dati Leumi world.
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