Art Works for Teens: Connecting Jewish Learning to Students' Lives

Publication Date: January 2005

Publisher: Coalition for the Advancement of Jewish Education

Author(s): Debbie Krivoy

Research Area: Culture and religion; Education

Keywords: Identity formation; Curriculum; Youth Engagement; Artistic Expression

Type: Report

Coverage: United States


The author draws on experiences of her agency, Avoda Arts, to discuss how arts can be used to engage Jewish teens in Jewish education. She provides examples of Avoda Arts programs, as well as guidelines for planning, teaching and curriculum development using arts to teach Jewish concepts.

In Jewish Education News, Winter 2005.