Rabbi Joel Cohn

Founding partner and co-director

Founding partner and co-director of JETS, Joel brings his powerful expertise in school administration, curriculum development and management to JETS after 22 years of leadership at SAR Academy in Riverdale, NY (Vice Principal, 12 years, Principal, 10 years), and from working in a number of educational institutions in Israel. Rabbi Cohn joined the world of online learning in 2008 and has educated students via video and web conferencing in many schools in the US and Canada.  Rabbi Cohn has a BA and semicha (Rabbinical Ordination) from Yeshiva University, studying with Rabbi Joseph B. Soloveitchik for many years. He lives in Jerusalem with his wife and frequently visits his seven children and numerous grandchildren.