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Sandra Bornstein

Sandra Bornstein, an international educator and writer, has taught K-12 students in the United States and abroad as well as college level courses at the University of Colorado and Front Range Community College. Sandra holds two master’s degrees- one in Education from the University of Colorado and another in Jewish Studies from Spertus College. She published five essay about American Jewish women in encyclopedias. The essays were later added to the Jewish Women’s Archives’ website-http://jwa.org/encyclopedia/author/bornstein-sandra. After teaching in India, Sandra wrote MAY THIS BE THE BEST YEAR OF YOUR LIFE: A MEMOIR and started a blog (www.sandrabornstein.com) that focuses on Jewish culture, international education, worldwide travel, and living abroad. http://youtu.be/m-QMib9UaT0

Hanukkah Picture Books

With just a couple of days remaining until the first Hanukkah candle is lit, are you still looking for a meaningful gift for a child?

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8 Gifts for 8 Nites: Jewish Children’s Holiday Books


Chanukah is a perfect time to introduce children to Jewish culture and history, and Sandra Bornstein has a great set of suggested books.

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Travel: How to Maximize a Brief Cruise Stop in Israel

Old City of Akko

If a visit to Israel is in conjunction with a cruise stop, what's the best way to maximize a three-day stop? Local writer Sandra Bornstein has some suggestions.

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