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Enhance your understanding as well as your celebration of Tu B'Shvat with a virtual tour that focuses on Israel's beautiful and exceptional trees and the 7 native species Israel is best known for. 

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With a vivid presentation and in-depth descriptions by seasoned Israel Studies educator and guide Akiva Gersh, you will feel like you are in Israel personally walking amongst the country's flowering trees!

Price: $10 
Format: Watch-on-demand
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Akiva Gersh has been working in the field of Jewish and Israel Education since 2000. From 2007-2020, he taught Jewish History and Modern Israel at the Alexander Muss High School in Israel, where he guided visiting students through the story of the Jewish people, in the classroom as well as through excursions to historical, cultural, religious, and ecological sites around the country.


In 2020 he took his teaching online and created @Israel, offering both pre-recorded and live israel-related classes, courses and virtual tours. 


akiva is a contributing blogger at the Times of Israel and published his first book "becoming Israeli" in 2017 about the experiernce of making aliyah and acclimating to life in israel .


Akiva holds a BA in Religious Studies from Brown University and an MA in Jewish Education from Yeshiva University. He and his wife live in Pardes Hanna, Israel with their four children.

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