Elaine Hall

The Miracle Project

Elaine Hall, or "CoachE!", is Founder of The Miracle Project, Co-Creator of Nes Gadol religious education program, and Director of the Vista Inspire Program at Vista Del Mar. She is also an educator, author, and children's acting coach for film and television. She is the mother of Neal, adopted as a toddler from a Russian orphanage and diagnosed with autism at age three.

Better Together: A Presentation and Panel With Teens Who Have Autism and Other Special Needs

It may take a village to raise a child, but it takes a child with special needs to raise the consciousness of a village. Come hear from teens who have autism about their vision to create a fully inclusive Jewish community. Panelists include students who were featured in the Emmy-award winning HBO documentary Autism the Musical and currently participate in the Miracle Project and Vista Del Mar's Nes Gadol program.