Will Christopher McNulty feel "at home" in a Jewish Religious School?
Publication Date: January 2003
Author(s): Sheila E. Goldberg
Series: Jewish Education News, Winter 2003
Special Collection: Berman Jewish Policy Archive
Keywords: Intermarriage; Jewish Education; Part-time (supplementary) schools; Family
Coverage: United States
The author looks at the increasing numbers and acceptance of interfaith families in the Jewish community. She describes the challenges that arise when attempting to incorporate these children into Jewish religious schools. She argues that the key to ensuring success in the classroom lies with the family itself and supportive institutions with appropriate frameworks.
This article is an excerpt from The Guide to Jewish Interfaith Family Life: An InterfaithFamily.com Handbook.