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Links You’ll Love 11-4-11

Ever wonder about Jewish creativity? David Brooks believes it’s “our own experience of our minority culture clashing with whatever majority culture we’re living in—whether Christian or something else.” Brooks asked some very creative people for their thoughts for this article for Moment magazine.

Wikipedia…love it? Hate it? Scared of it? Haifa University is incorporating writing for Wikipedia in a pilot program where 20 university lecturers and their students will be contributing entries to the Hebrew Wikipedia to fulfill course requirements. Read more about it here.

Thinking about getting started with Twitter? Here’s a great way to begin. Every Wednesday night there’s a Twitter chat going on, using the hashtag #jedchat. Get yourself a Twitter account, log in at 8:00 pm on Wednesdays, search for #jedchat, and talk about Jewish education with educators from around the world. For a great resource on getting started with Twitter, check this out.

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