Jewish Education QuizToday, Jewish education takes place in Sunday schools, after-school programs, day schools, yeshivahs, camps, youth groups, and more. How much do you know about these?
Question 1. Approximately how many students attend Jewish day schools in North America?
Question 2. Statistics gathered by the AVI CHAI foundation in New York indicate that
Day school attendance is dropping
Day school attendance is on the rise
Day school is not as important as Jewish summer camp
Day school is only effective for kids who also attend Jewish summer camp
Question 3. Which of these Holocaust museums is the oldest?
Yad Vashem in Israel
The Holocaust Memorial of Paris
The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, DC
The Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe in Berlin
Question 4. What was the original name of the Coalition for the Advancement of Jewish Education?
Council of Jewish Federations
Coalition for Alternatives in Jewish Education
Early Childhood and Day School Conference
Question 5. Who founded Bais Ya'akov?
Rabbi Joel Sirkes
Rabbi Samson Raphael Hirsch
Dr. Leo Deutschländer
Question 6. True or false: The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum was the first Holocaust museum in the world.
Question 7. Which of these youth movements was affiliated with secular socialist parties in Israel?
The National Conference of Synagogue Youth