Tina Wasserman is an award-winning cooking instructor,
specializing in contemporary kosher cuisine. Trained in nutrition and
education, Tina holds degrees from Syracuse University and New York University,
and is a popular food educator in her own cooking school and as a
scholar-in-residence in communities across North America. In 1994, Tina was
elected to Les Dames d’Escoffier, an international culinary society that honors
women in the food and beverage industry. Tina has been the food columnist for Reform Judaism magazine since 2003. She lives in Dallas, Texas with her husband and
is the proud mother of two grown children.
- Tina is one of only 4
Dames in the country honored as an expert in Jewish cooking and culinary
- Tina taught traditional Jewish
cooking at the 92nd Street Y, Manhattan JCC, Philadelphia JCC-Kaiserman
Branch and the Dallas JCC
- As "Chef Field"
at Marshall Field in Dallas, Tina coordinated the highly successful
cooking school classes providing running commentary for the visiting guest
chefs from all over the metroplex.
- Tina's writing has been
featured in Newspapers and magazines throughout the country.
- Tina has appeared on live
radio and television and featured on Good Morning America.
Titles featuring Wasserman, Tina
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SONGS OF THE SPIRIT: THE DEBBIE FRIEDMAN ANTHOLOGY
This amazing anthology collection brings together 45 songs on 2 CDs, spanning over 30 years of Debbie Friedman's trailblazing career. This compilation of re-mastered original songs in Hebrew and English contains favorites from her first fourteen albums, released between 1972 and 2003. Strong, clear vocals, wise and poignant lyrics, and matchless melodies - this collection presents Debbie Friedman at her best, over an astonishing 30 years of music making.
Haftarah Commentary, The
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The Haftarah Commentary is a comprehensive new translation of the weekly selections from the Prophets and Writings, complete with meticulously cantillated Hebrew text, commentary and translations, essays, gleanings from sources modern and ancient, notes, glossary, bibliography, and additional selections for use as alternatives to the traditional haftarot. To insure the accuracy and accessibility of the new volume, consulting editor S. David Sperling, a professor of Hebrew at Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion, reviewed the entire text and commentary.
Look what they're saying about The Haftarah Commentary:
"Eminently useful."--Rabbi Harold M. Schulweis, Valley Beth Shalom, Encino, CA
"A first-class, actually world-class, volume."--David Noel Freedman, Editor, Anchor Bible Dictionary
"The goal is to entice people into reading the Bible."--Gustav Niebuhr, The New York Times
My Jewish World: An Early Childhood Music Curriculum (Book/CD set)
Music can be a wonderfully effective teaching tool for preschool aged children. My Jewish World guides teachers through the process of introducing and utilizing song in the classroom to teach Jewish values.
In her comprehensive and easy to follow book, Judy Caplan Ginsburgh includes twenty-six songs, religious and secular, that will help to facilitate an environment of fun and learning. Each song addresses important Jewish concepts and many use Hebrew words and prayers. Judy provides comments, activities, and creative ideas, specific for each song, which can be used in the classroom to learn about being Jewish every day. The importance of saying the Sh'ma each morning, learning the Hebrew words for colors, understanding body parts, and the value of cooperation are only some of the Jewish concepts touched on in the book.
In addition, Judy Ginsburgh includes a list of suggested books for many of the topics. These books help to reinforce and expand the lessons laid out in the curriculum.
With a helpful glossary of Hebrew and Yiddish terms and the companion music CD, My Jewish World is a wonderful guide to making music significant in the Jewish classroom.