Board of Jewish Education of Metropolitan Chicago's Online Resource Center

Professional Learning Community

To Join Our PLC

Click here, select "I'm a Teacher" in the new window, and follow the onscreen instructions.

What is a Professional Learning Community?

A Professional Learning Community (PLC) is an online group of professionals who share a similar focus and interest. This group learns from and with each other in an online setting regardless of location and time zone.

How is our PLC unique?

Our PLC connects Jewish educators across the country so that they can…

  • Collaborate on Jewish educational topics across distances using the web or via a mobile device
  • Share successes and challenges — posing questions to each other, helping each other solve issues in the classroom, and celebrating what works
  • Access resources and links related to Jewish education
  • Stay up-to-date on trends in Jewish education

How do I Access the PLC Again Once I have Joined?

You can access the PLC through 1 of the following 3 ways:

1. Go to to login with your email and the password you created the first time you joined Edmodo.
2. Return to and this page (the Professional Learning Communities page) and click here.
3. Download the Edmodo app on the App Store or Google Play and login using your email and the password you created the first time you joined Edmodo.

Other Information

Our PLC is hosted on Edmodo, a secure social media platform designed specifically for educators. You can learn more about Edmodo here.

If you have any questions, feel free to email us.

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