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. Are Bais Ya'akov schools for boys or girls?
They are co-ed
In some cities they are for boys, and in some cities they are for girls
Question 3. What was the motivation for establishing the first Jewish summer camps in America?
To bring inner-city kids out to the country
To give kids a break from their parents
To "Americanize" Eastern European immigrants
Both A & C
Question 4. According to the Partnership for Excellence in Jewish Education (PEJE), approximately how many Jewish day schools are in North America?
Question 5. How many Hillel chapters are located in the former Soviet Union?
Question 6. 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 7. Who was Rebecca Gratz?
Founder of the American-style Hebrew school
Principal of the first Jewish day school in New York
Founder of Limmud International
First woman rabbi in the Conservative movement