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December 3, 2013 2:50pm
How can someone go from not knowing the Hebrew alphabet to being conversationally proficient?
December 2, 2013 4:26pm
Only 52 percent of American Jews know the Hebrew alphabet and only 10 percent can carry on a conversation in Hebrew. Can a new Hebrew Language Council counter Hebrew illiteracy in America?
November 27, 2013 1:01pm
Why are Jewish preschool leaders unenthusiastic about free tuition?
November 26, 2013 2:10pm
A spate of attacks in which Jews have been randomly punched in the face by black assailants has residents of Crown Heights, Brooklyn, wondering if they’re seeing a return to the bad old days of the 1990s.
November 19, 2013 1:19pm
A Brooklyn Hebrew charter school’s recent F grade from the New York City Department of Education is not a setback for the movement, a Hebrew Charter School Center board member says.
November 15, 2013 2:00pm
A conference focuses on making the most of less than successful endeavors.
November 14, 2013 3:54pm
Exact numbers are hard to come by, but by some estimates half of Reform movement rabbinical students come from interfaith families — a sign, some argue, that the children of mixed marriages need not be lost to the Jewish community.
November 12, 2013 4:33pm
Two new analyses of Pew data offer insights into Orthodox population growth and the Jewish identities of adult children of intermarriage.
November 5, 2013 4:32pm
With a new book on “Being Both,” liberal Jewish leaders are becoming more open to working with families who want to expose their children to two religions.
October 31, 2013 11:01am
Met Council on Jewish Poverty’s William Rapfogel enjoyed subsidized day school tuition for his three sons.