NJPS Series- The Jewish Education of Jewish Children - Formal schooling, early childhood programs and informal experiences

Publication Date: May 2005


Author(s): Laurence A. Kotler-Berkowitz

Research Area: Education

Keywords: American Jews; Jewish identification; Jewish education

Type: Report

Coverage: United States


This report uses data from the 2000-01 NJPS to examine who among today's Jewish children are receiving various forms of formal, early childhood and informal Jewish education. The report analyzes how the demographic and Jewish characteristics of parents are associated with their children's Jewish educational experiences.