Pre-Meeting Materials

February 14, 2018

OneTable’s Current Approach to Jewish Learning

At OneTable we get people to the Shabbat dinner table, a setting enriched by resources and content that speaks directly to the experiences of hosts and guests as emerging adults. Our bespoke Jewish content includes skill-building Nosh:pitality events, one-on-one Shabbat Coaching, and personalized material on our blog and social media accounts.

Ultimate Shabbat Dinner Guide

OneTable’s user resource for traditional Shabbat dinner and Jewish ritual

OneTable Beyond Scale

2017 Report on Impact reflects the top line findings of the April 2017 national survey as well as eight virtual focus groups conducted in the summer of 2017

The OneTable Blog

Staff and user recipes and reflections, resource guides and content created by organizational partners

Sample National Campaign with Jewish Content

Together at the Table: A celebration of unity and diversity in the face of fear and division

Shabbat Coaches

One-on-One Shabbat Coaching pairs OneTable hosts with trained Jewish educators who provide personal support for those looking to elevate their dinners and Shabbat practice

Shabbat Coach Training

Curriculum Overview

User Feedback

From hosts and guests

A Taste of Other Online Shabbat Resources

What kind of content is already out there? How is it being delivered? The OneTable team has extensively reviewed online Jewish resources, from “How To” guides to intro videos, six of which are highlighted here.

Reboot: Sabbath Manifesto

Reboot: National Day of Unplugging

My Jewish Learning: Shabbat 101

Moishe House Rocks: Shabbat Dinner

WikiHow: Celebrate Shabbat

AlephBeta Shabbat

AlephBeta: What is Shabbat

JewBelong: How to Have a Kick-Ass Shabbat

Interfaith Family: Shabbat Made Easy

General Educational Content Delivery We Love

User-friendly materials that inspire us as we imagine what our own online resources might look like.

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Death over Dinner

Platform that allows hosts to set their intention and select from diverse resources to elevate their dinner. This is one of our favorite models and most similar to what we hope to create.

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Kurzgesagt: The Great Filter

Kurzgesagt is a design studio based in Munich that distills complicated ideas and concepts into animated videos less than 10 minutes long. Kurzgesagt means “In a Nutshell” in German. Their most recent video “The Great Filter,” was published on February 1, 2018 and has over 3 million views.