Yonina Florsheim

Faculty Member

Yonina Florsheim holds an MA in history from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. She served as director of the Center for Teaching of Jewish Studies in the Mandel Institute of Jewish Studies at the Hebrew University. She also taught high school history, and for twenty years trained teachers at the Kerem Institute for Teacher Training. She authored the text book The History of the United States: Vision, Crises and Growth, which was published in 2008 by the Zalman Shazar Center. At the Mandel School for Educational Leadership, Yonina is responsible for several of the program’s training elements in which the fellows combine learning from practice with work in the field: study tours, a teaching certificate course for academic re-trainees, and the professional internships track.​​