Dr. Noam Weissman is the Senior VP of Education at OpenDor Media (formerly Jerusalem U), a leading global media company bringing Jewish ideas, values, and stories to life through quality filmmaking and delivering them to a global audience of millions. He is also the Founder and Director of LaHaV, a spiraled curriculum and pedagogically advanced approach to Jewish education that enables teachers to collaborate across different disciplines and empowers students to find meaning in their Jewish learning. He earned his BA in History from Yeshiva University and an MA in Jewish Education from the Azrieli Graduate School, where he was a Legacy Heritage Fellow. Noam earned a doctorate in educational psychology from the University of Southern California. His dissertation, entitled "Approaching Israel Education," argues for a new vision in learning about the modern State of Israel, focusing on Zionist identity development, narrative formation, and the ability to have a mature and loving relationship with Israel without sacrificing empathy.