"The Israel Experience": Educational Programs in Israel

Publication Date: January 1986

Publisher: Jewish Agency for Israel

Author(s): Annette Hochstein

Research Area: Education

Keywords: Israel Experience; Jewish Identification; Diaspora Relations; Surveys

Type: Report


In 1986 there were as many as 400 different Israel educational programs in operation, including educational tours, university and yeshiva programs, and work on kibbutzim. This study deals with two questions: 1) Is there potential for significantly increasing the number of diaspora Jews taking part in these programs? 2) Can their impact be increased? And if so, how?