Signature Initiatives

Milken Educator Awards

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Milken Educator Awards – The future belongs to the educatedThe nation’s preeminent teacher recognition program—launched in 1987—celebrates, elevates and activates talented educators.

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Milken Archive of Jewish Music

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Milken Archive of Jewish Music - The American ExperienceFounded in 1990, the award-winning Milken Archive of Jewish Music reveals the universality of the Jewish experience to people of all faiths and backgrounds.

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Milken Scholars

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Milken ScholarsMilken Scholars identifies extraordinarily talented youth and provides them the resources and networks to help themselves and those around them.

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Mike's Math Club

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Mike's Math ClubStudents learn "secret codes" and "handy hints" that promote math skills, play math games, and increase their sense of self-worth as their skills improve.

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Jewish Educator Awards

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Jewish Educator Awards logoEach fall, four unsuspecting educators in BJE-affiliated schools are surprised before their entire school communities with individual unrestricted Jewish Educator Awards of $15,000 each.

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