Liat has over 25 years of experience teaching Hebrew to students and adults in Israel and the United States. She has been involved with HATC since its founding in 2007 and is a member of HATC’s Educational Leadership Team (ELT). Liat directs the LIH-Leading in Hebrew project and has worked with multiple schools throughout North America and served as the coordinator of the Atlanta Regional Hebrew Initiative from 2010 to 2014. Living in Atlanta, Georgia, Liat served as the Director of Hebrew at Atlanta’s Jewish Academy (2YO-12th grade). Previously, Liat was the Hebrew Language Director at The Epstein Middle School, Hebrew Language Coordinator at the Yeshiva High School of Atlanta, a Hebrew language instructor at Emory University in Atlanta and a member in the SATII Hebrew subject test committee of the College Board.
Prior to moving to Atlanta, Liat taught Hebrew, wrote curriculum, and coordinated Hebrew language instruction support for students that learn differently( LD) at Gann Academy, in Waltham, MA. In Israel, Liat served as the Director of the Ulpan at the Givat Washington High School campus and as co-director of the high- School.
She holds a BA, Teaching License, and Educational Leadership Diploma from Bar Ilan University and an MA in Jewish Education from Siegal College of Judaic Studies, Ohio. Liat is an ACTFL-certified OPI tester, and the founder of HHH: Hador H’bah Hebrew ; booklets to enhance Hebrew reading for students that learn Hebrew as a second language.