It Takes a Kehilla to Make a Mensch: Building Jewish Identity as Part of Overall Identity
Publication Date: January 1998
Publisher(s): Coalition for the Advancement of Jewish Education
Series: Jewish Education News, Summer 1998
Special Collection: Berman Jewish Policy Archive
Keywords: Identity Formation; Jewish Values; Methodology; Jewish Education
Coverage: United States
The authors describe an ecological-developmental approach to the formation of Jewish identity within an educational context. They present a framework for educators to use in order to teach and promote the formation of a positive Jewish identity in the classroom, at home, and in the community.