Boaz has been an educator for close to 30 years. He has worked in the Kibbutz school system in Israel and in Jewish Day Schools in South Africa and America as a teacher and administrator. He was also a teacher, B’nai Mitzvah tutor and Director of Youth Education at his local synagogue. Boaz has a teaching diploma for elementary and middle school general education from Oranim College in Israel, holds a BA and MA in Jewish Studies and a graduate certificate in Holocaust and Genocide Studies from Gratz College. He is a doctoral student in the new Holocaust and Genocide Studies PhD program at Gratz.
Boaz is currently a Hebrew instructor at Elon University in North Carolina. He also co-leads a study abroad course that focuses on the Holocaust. He is a lifelong leaner who is always looking for new ideas to enhance his teaching especially in the field of educational technology. As a grandchild of a Holocaust survivor from Germany he is interested to learn as much as he can about the subject and help educate future generations.