This is Eliza Weiss’ fourth year teaching seventh grade at the Sunday School.
During the week, Eliza teaches middle school at MetroWest Jewish Day School. She is in her sixth year there.
Eliza is a graduate of Brandeis University’s DeLeT program, an initiative that trains adult learners to teach general and Jewish studies in Jewish day schools. Before becoming a teacher, Eliza traveled to South Africa, where she volunteered at the Baphumelele Children’s Home, an AIDS orphanage outside Cape Town. In addition to Eliza’s MAT degree, Eliza holds a Bachelor of Arts in English from Tulane University and a Master of Science in Journalism from Boston University. Eliza lives in Boston.