Bi-Cultural Welcomes Iris Back to Judaic Studies Department

Posted on: October 31st, 2016 by admin
Iris Back

Iris Back

Bi-Cultural Day School recently welcomed Iris Back as a middle school Judaic Studies teacher and curriculum coordinator. Back is certified in Hebrew Language Teaching from Hebrew College as part of the NETA-CET Hebrew language program, a comprehensive instruction program designed for students in grades 6 through 12 which combines various methods of instruction.

Back has extensive teaching experience and has previously taught Hebrew language at Carmel Academy, Ezra Academy, BEKI Hebrew School and the Gan Hayeled Nursery School. Prior to becoming a teacher, Back worked in sales and customer services management for the telecommunications industry in Israel.

Back studied marketing management, advertising and public relations at the College of Management Academic Studies in Israel and received a Bachelor of Arts degree in social sciences from the Open University of Tel Aviv. In addition, Back studied intensive language course instruction at the Hebrew College in Newton, Mass. Back lives in New Haven with her husband and three children and enjoys reading and cooking.