Bernice LernerCambridge, Massachusetts, United States
Bernice Lerner is an accomplished author and consultant with an impressive background in education and leadership. With degrees from Boston University, Stony Brook University, and The Jewish Theological Seminary, she has extensive experience in teaching courses related to the Holocaust and character and ethics education. Currently a Senior Scholar at the Center for Character and Social Responsibility, Bernice has previously served as the Dean and Director of Adult Learning at Hebrew College. She has also held the positions of Executive Director at the Boston University Center for Ethics and Character and Director of Continuing Education at Hebrew College. Bernice has written and edited several books and has conducted qualitative research, presented at conferences, and consulted with state departments of education and educational leaders worldwide. Her expertise lies in consulting schools and organizations on ethical practices, mission-development, and strategic planning. She is a sought-after professional development seminar and workshop facilitator. Bernice has been interviewed for and cited in several national newspapers and has made appearances on National Public Radio, World Talk Radio, and PBS’s “Learning Curve” television program.