Santa Cruz Mountains Wilderness, Felton, CA
In 2016, Wilderness Torah launched the pilot of its national Training Institute! This year they are rolling out the full 7-day training program. The WTTI will empower people to apply holistic nature-mentorship models back in their home communities.
Training participants will receive:
- A seven-day immersive training, where they will learn how to create nature-based Jewish programs; learn core earth-based Jewish texts and traditions, and experience the fundamentals of our 8 Shields-based nature-connection mentoring model
- Newly Published Youth Mentorship Curriculum Toolkit supporting participants in six interwoven skill areas
- Who will attend: Jewish educators (both independent and at schools and institutions); program managers at Jewish organizations; lay leaders; rabbinical students; individuals who want to deepen their own learning; parents