Jewish Texts for Teaching
Publication Date: January 1999
Publisher(s): Coalition for the Advancement of Jewish Education
Author(s): Burton Cohen
Special Collection: Berman Jewish Policy Archive
Keywords: Jewish Education; Jewish Text; Curriculum; Methodology
Coverage: United States
Students in both day and supplementary schools have difficulty connecting the values and ethics of the Jewish tradition to everyday life. The author provides detailed recommendations for enhancing a student's ability to make this connection through subtle changes in the way Jewish text is taught.