From 2003-2008 Avi was Director of the Archaeological Seminars School for Israeli Tour Guides. At present, in addition to lecturing and guiding in Israel and Abroad, Avi is the Director of Education of Classrooms Without Borders. Within that capacity, Avi creates and implements experiential travel seminars for US teachers in Israel, Poland and Berlin. Avi also trains Israeli tour guides, including Palestinians from East-Jerusalem. One of Avi's main interests is in interfaith dialogue. Avi lives with his wife and three children in Jerusalem, Israel.