Jewish Teachers in U.S. “heroes,” Israeli Educator Asserts
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Jewish Teachers in U.S. “heroes,” Israeli Educator Asserts

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The Jewish educator in America is an “heroic figure who works in very difficult, almost helpless, circumstances,” Dr. Ernest Simon, head of the education department of the Hebrew of Jerusalem, declared at a Jewish education institute held here under the auspices of the Jewish Agency and the American Association for Jewish Education.

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